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The release of the 2012 Conservation Assessment Program (CAP) application is less than two weeks away! If your museum is in need of an up-to-date assessment of preventive conservation practices and procedures, then the CAP program may be just right for you. A current conservation assessment is vital for formulating long-range conservation plans, gaining internal...

bi(k) o garden comes to 4culture

  aLIVe meets PARK(ing) Day Melissa Glenn and Matt Inpanbutr of SHKS Architects bring their aLIVe project Bi(K) o garden to 4Culture for PARK(ing) Day in downtown Seattle and will remain installed for a month. The “garden” occupies the footprint of a typical parking space and juxtaposes that footprint with the narrow space it takes to park a bicycle. The artwork also provides an...

a line soundscape – listen and co-compose

What does a bus corridor sound like?  How do its sounds reveal stories of place? In A Line Soundscape, a new audio artwork by Christopher DeLaurenti, the sounds of King County’s first RapidRide corridor are expressed as a sonic portrait.  A temporary public art project commissioned by 4Culture and King County Metro, Chris spent the...