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StEPs 4Culture: Getting Unstuck

StEPs 4Culture: Getting Unstuck

Heritage 4Culture has launched a capacity-building initiative for the local heritage community called StEPs 4Culture. Based on the American Association for State and Local History’s Standards and Excellence Program for History Organizations, StEPs 4Culture is a series of convenings and ... Read more

Cowboys and Astronauts and Talented Youth!

Cowboys and Astronauts and Talented Youth!

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 Support panelists a patron’s-eye-view of ... Read more

Steven Griggs performs Panama Hotel Jazz

Steven Griggs performs Panama Hotel Jazz

Seattle saxophonist/composer/writer Steve Griggs received a 2013 Historic Site Specific Grant to create a program of music and narration for the Panama Hotel. Chamber Music America is helping extend the life of the project through a residency at the Seattle ... Read more

Dreams Unlimited with Tay & Val

Dreams Unlimited with Tay & Val

You are invited!

Dreams Unlimited Seattle
Saturday Jul 12, 2014 7:00 PM-9:00 PM
Langston Hughes Performing Arts Institute
104 17th Avenue S
Seattle, WA

Tay and Val were new to our region when they attended staff workshops and asked for ... Read more

Museum Week Northwest a successful first

Museum Week Northwest a successful first

Guest Tracey Wickersham, Cultural Tourism Director with Visit Seattle and 4Culture Board member, reports on the success of Museum Week Northwest, the first of what we hope is an annual celebration of Northwest museums and the cultural community. 4Culture proudly ... Read more

Path With Art in Storefront Arcade

Path With Art in Storefront Arcade

Art Reveals, Art Transforms

Path With Art delivers transformative arts programming to low-income adults in Seattle who are in recovery from homelessness and/or other trauma. 4Culture’s Storefront Arcade gallery is featuring acrylic paintings from Path With Art artists from a ... Read more

New Farm App Features Augmented Reality

New Farm App Features Augmented Reality

The folks over at White River Vally Museum are partnering with STQRY to develop a mobile app featuring the Mary Olson Farm. Rachael Burrum, the Curator of Education at the Museum, shares with us the cool new features of this ... Read more

David Williams & Klondike on 1st Thursday

David Williams & Klondike on 1st Thursday

As part of First Thursday in Pioneer Square, writer and Geologist David Williams, 2013 Heritage Project awardee, will speak on the topography of Seattle and the dramatic changes it has seen throughout its history. We welcome him as a guest ... Read more

Hori Bath House Preservation Plan

Hori Bath House Preservation Plan

News from a 2013 Preservation Special Projects recipient

Linda Van Nest, President of the Neely Mansion Association, was kind enough to share an update on their progress from the grant they recieved last year to develop a preservation plan for ... Read more

Straight Lines and Full Stops

Straight Lines and Full Stops

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 Support panelists a patron’s-eye-view of ... Read more

Hack to End Homelessness

Hack to End Homelessness

Hack to End Homelessness: A weekend of Designing, Hacking & Learning

Candace Faber is our neighbor in Pioneer Square with offices in Impact Hub Seattle, and contributes this guest post. We are excited about this event happening in our ‘hood, ... Read more

Decorative Painting: Salon Seattle May 1 - 4

Decorative Painting: Salon Seattle May 1 – 4

Salon Seattle 2014

The 19th annual International Decorative Painting Salon is coming to Seattle May 1-4

Free and open to the Public

Join over 60 renowned artists from Europe, Asia and the United States at Union Station’s Great ... Read more