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The Last Alpine Facade in North Bend

The Last Alpine Facade in North Bend

Steve Teodosiadis, the owner of Georgia’s Bakery in downtown North Bend, was awarded a Landmarks Capital grant in 2014 to restore the original facade of the 1928 building. The process involved the removal of an alpine facade, the last of ... Read more

The ASC Showcase Was a Blast

The ASC Showcase Was a Blast

On January 27, 162 people from all over the region came thorough the Meydenbauer Center in Bellevue to network, snack, and experience the work of some wonderful performing and visual artist. The occasion was the Arts & Social Change Showcase, ... Read more

Announcing the 2015 Historic Site Specific Projects

Announcing the 2015 Historic Site Specific Projects

“Artists need stories. Places have stories. Stories need artists.”

The 4Culture Site Specific program provides funding and resources for the commissioning and presentation of visual art, installation and performance in alternative and non-traditional settings throughout King County. Now in its ... Read more

So Much Love, So Many Lovely Events

So Much Love, So Many Lovely Events

Valentines Day and 4Culture’s Touring Arts Roster

Still looking for something to do on the upcoming “Day of Love”? Perhaps one of these great events is just right for you and yours!

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 14th, 2015

Mary Margaret Moore + ... Read more

The Journey of Fortune's Bones: The Manumission Requiem

The Journey of Fortune’s Bones: The Manumission Requiem

The Seattle Theatre Group (STG) produces exciting, relevant and high-quality performance based community events. We invited Martín Sepulveda,  STG program manager, to guest blog about the upcoming performance of Fortune’s Bones. 

My name is Martín Sepulveda, and as a member ... Read more

Marketing the Arts Task Force going strong!

Marketing the Arts Task Force going strong!

The Marketing the Arts Task Force meets every third Wednesday from noon – 1:30 pm at the Pacific Northwest Ballet. Active for over 15 years, these informative roundtable discussions for arts marketers and communication staff cover current trends, best practices, ... Read more

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 (at 2102 ... Read more

poetry partner thanks

poetry partner thanks

It takes a village. Producing a big public art project takes a village. Especially one that spans across multiple languages and platforms, one that you can find online and on wheels. A public art project that you can experience as ... 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