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Documentary Scrappers Unite!

Documentary Scrappers Unite!

Leah Warshawski is a Seattle-based freelance producer who received a 4Culture Art Projects grant for the feature documentary Finding Hillywood in 2011. She has traveled and worked in more than 30 countries around the world, ... Continue

Keepsake: Christy Fisher & Cancer Lifeline

Keepsake: Christy Fisher & Cancer Lifeline

Christy Fisher received a 4Cutlure’s Art Projects grant for Keepsake, which is now installed for the second time, a reflection of a series of workshops that artists Christy Fisher and Kristen Tollefson conducted with Cancer ... Continue

SEAT & Spin, please

SEAT & Spin, please

Webster Crowell, from Seattle Experimental Animation Team, joins us a guest with a little background on SEAT, their current exhibit at 4Culture and zoetropes. Come see their mighty zoetropes and give them a spin in ... Continue

Transported in Time to the Bors Hede Inn

Transported in Time to the Bors Hede Inn

Through the On-Site Review program, 4Culture evaluates arts and heritage organizations who receive Sustained Support funding. On-Site Reviewers attend events produced or presented by recipients and write up short reviews, which give the adjudicating Sustained ... Continue

Arcade Gallery Photographer: Notes from a competition

Arcade Gallery Photographer: Notes from a competition

Sandals in January

We welcome photographer Claire Peckham to the blog as a guest author. Along with fellow students Zoey DeJong and Caleb Hernandez from the  Photomedia Program at the University of Washington, Claire’s ... Continue

Kids Wanted: Museum Sleuths & more

Kids Wanted: Museum Sleuths & more

Museum Mysteries Camp

Spring Break coming up for your kids? White River Valley Museum has a great camp on offer, and this guest post, by Rachael Burrum, Curator of Education, tells about how the camp ... Continue

Wing Luke doesn't stop at its front door

Wing Luke doesn’t stop at its front door

Through the On-Site Review program, 4Culture evaluates arts and heritage organizations who receive Sustained Support funding. On-Site Reviewers attend events produced or presented by recipients and write up short reviews, which give the adjudicating Sustained ... Continue

Sky Art Week: Mark Your Calendars for June

Sky Art Week: Mark Your Calendars for June

Sky Art Week 2014 will be June 23 -28 in Skykomish

BeAnne Hull received an Art Projects grant in 2013 in support of Sky Art Week. She plans another week of classes this year. We ... Continue

Digging Deeper with Historic Seattle

Digging Deeper with Historic Seattle

Digging Deeper—Built Heritage Historic Research

In their 40th Anniversary year, Historic Seattle is proud to offer an outstanding 2014 educational program for lovers of buildings and heritage. Their Digging Deeper—Built Heritage Historic Research series invites ... Continue

Preservation Special Projects: Krafft on Vertical Plank Construction

Preservation Special Projects: Krafft on Vertical Plank Construction

Kate Krafft was awarded funding through Preservation Special Projects, 2013 to study historic construction methods in the Puget Sound region. She reports on her project here. Do you have a Preservation project in mind? Application ... Continue

Shakespeare and Jazz: Such Sweet Thunder

Shakespeare and Jazz: Such Sweet Thunder

Such Sweet Thunder: The Duke Meets the Bard

Saturday, February 15 at 7:30 pm

Nordstrom Recital Hall, Seattle

Sunday, February 16 at 2:00 pm

Kirkland Performance Center

The Seattle Jazz Repertory Orchestra teams up with ... Continue

Etsuko Ichikawa: Echo at Satsop

Etsuko Ichikawa: Echo at Satsop

Artist and 2103 Individual Art Project recipient Etsuko Ichikawa writes about her multimedia project Echo at Satsop. Known for her work with pyrographics, Etsuko employs audio and video in this new installation, currently on view ... Continue