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Unveiling Winter's Veil

Unveiling Winter’s Veil

Take some time this weekend to go see Ellen Sollod’s exhibition Winter’s Veil. It opened 1/24 and runs through this Sunday. Visiting hours are 10 am – 2 pm.  Ellen’s camera obscura installation turns Bellevue’s historic Winters House inside out, ... Read more

Of a Feather at the White River Valley Museum

Of a Feather at the White River Valley Museum

News from an Art Projects recipient

Birds are an important slice of life here in the Northwest. They live with us in our cities, populate our forests, and serve as important symbols in our stories and traditions. In honor of ... Read more

The Musical Legacy of Jackson Street

The Musical Legacy of Jackson Street

After a hit weekend of sold-out concerts last November, the Seattle Repertory Jazz Orchestra (SRJO) brings a reprise of its concert Quincy Jones and Ray Charles on Jackson Street to Edmonds Center for the Arts on January 23, 2015 at ... Read more

Vets Restore: 2014 Graduates

Vets Restore: 2014 Graduates

We want to take a moment to celebrate the 5 King County veterans who’ve successfully completed the Vets Restore program in 2014. The graduates are U.S military veterans Kevin Bottini, Easton Branam, Zoe Gillespie, Dwight Jones, and Gabriel Jones.

We ... Read more

Scholarships for Exhibits Workshop

Scholarships for Exhibits Workshop

4Culture is offering scholarships to the King County heritage community for a professional development opportunity from the American Association for State and Local History. On March 12th and 13th, 2015, the Museum of History and Industry will host the two-day ... Read more

Redmond History 101: The First Fifty Years

Redmond History 101: The First Fifty Years

It is no secret that Redmond is experiencing tremendous growth and change. With transformation, it is easy to forget that “every town has a history” and none more so than Redmond whose namesake arrived in the area well over a ... Read more

Ellen Sollod: Lake Washington Palimpsest & Winter’s Veil

Ellen Sollod: Lake Washington Palimpsest & Winter’s Veil

In January 2015, artist Ellen Sollod launches two exhibits that explores the history and shaping of Seattle’s landscape.  Through large-scale photographs, experiential installations, video, and original sound works, the exhibitions capture the dramatic transformation of this region almost exactly one ... Read more

Earth Sky and Sea, a short film series - for kids!

Earth Sky and Sea, a short film series – for kids!

Public Art 4Culture is delighted to announce that two of our commissioned films will screen at the upcoming Children’s Film Festival Seattle. The Wild World of Pesticides by Clyde Petersen (who recently won the Arts Innovator Award – congrats Clyde!) ... Read more

4Culture's Storefront Media Gallery is Back!

4Culture’s Storefront Media Gallery is Back!

Coming Soon! In 2015, e4c (Electronic 4Culture), 4Culture’s storefront media gallery, will display media works by 8 artists selected from a pool of 35 applicants from across the United States.

The 2015 e4c artists selected are:... Read more

Evertt Beidler Gretchen Burger
Celebrate Voting Rights & Dr. King in 2015

Celebrate Voting Rights & Dr. King in 2015

Please save the date to join us to honor the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., and to recognize our individual and collective responsibility to continue his important work.

January 15, 2015

Noon

Paramount Theatre, 911 Pine ... Read more

Upcoming Author Talks: Life and Art of James A. Wehn

Upcoming Author Talks: Life and Art of James A. Wehn

News from 2014 Heritage Projects recipient

Fred Poyner IV, art historian and curator for the WA State Historical Society, will be giving his first talk about his recent publication: The First Sculptor of Seattle — The Life and Art of ... Read more

Poetry on Buses, a video story

Poetry on Buses, a video story

King County TV created this terrific video about the  Poetry on Buses: Writing Home program.

With our partners in Metro Transit, we recently kicked off a year of showcasing local voices on County-wide RapidRide buses and stations, and online.

Visit ... Read more