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Lake Union Wooden Boat Festival: July 4-6

Lake Union Wooden Boat Festival: July 4-6

38th Lake Union Wooden Boat Festival – 4th of July weekend

Lake Union Park & The Center for Wooden Boats
Friday, July 4th, 2014 through Sunday, July 6th, 2014
10:00am – 6:00pm daily (Lake Union Park open through fireworks)
Free! ... Read more

Volunteers needed for Art of the City street fair

Volunteers needed for Art of the City street fair

On Saturday, August 2, The Tashiro Kaplan Artist Lofts celebrates its 10th Anniversary by throwing the TK Art of the City Art Street Fair. A day long, indoor-outdoor festival featuring live music, performances, street art, food trucks, artisan booths, ... Read more

Scenes from a typical alley in a rough part of town...

Scenes from a typical alley in a rough part of town…

July at Gallery4Culture
Scott Kolbo: Our Alley
July 3 – August 2, 2014
Opening: 1st Thursday, July 3, 6:00 – 8:00 pm

Gallery4Culture welcomes Seattle-based multimedia artist Scott Kolbo in a July solo exhibition titled Our Alley, a hybrid ... Read more

Touring Arts Roster at Folklife

Touring Arts Roster at Folklife

43rd Annual Northwest Folklife Festival, May 23-26, 2014

The Pacific Northwest is home to an extraordinary and diverse array of communities. The many cultural traditions and expressions practiced by the people who reside here are celebrated every Memorial Day weekend. ... Read more

June Gallery Exhibition Stays on the Sunny Side

June Gallery Exhibition Stays on the Sunny Side

Jenny Fillius
Stay on the Sunny Side
June 5 – June 26, 2014
Opening: First Thursday, June 5, 6:00  – 8:00 pm

Gallery4Culture is pleased to present an exhibition of low relief, wall-mounted sculptures created by Seattle-based metals artist Jenny ... Read more

Celebrate Preservation Month with Site Specific

Celebrate Preservation Month with Site Specific

May is Preservation Month! This celebration was established in 1973 by the National Trust for Historic Preservation, to help celebrate historic spaces across the country. This years theme, “New Age of Preservation: Embark, Inspire, Engage” focuses on maintaining our ... Read more

Photographer Abby Inpanbutr: Persistent Work

Photographer Abby Inpanbutr: Persistent Work

Photographs of historic Maritime sites in Gallery4Culture for May

Abby Inpanbutr
Persistent Work, Images of History and Industry on Salmon Bay and Lake Union
May 1 – May 29, 2014
Opening: First Thursday, May 1, 6PM – 8PM

May is ... Read more

Stipends for WaMA Conference in Port Townsend

Stipends for WaMA Conference in Port Townsend

Washington Museum Association Conference convenes  June 18-20

Again this year, 4Culture is offering stipends of $250 each to King County heritage museum staff, volunteers, and board members attending the Washington Museum Association Conference in Port Townsend. The 2014 WaMA Conference, ... Read more

Museums added to Map 4Culture

Museums added to Map 4Culture

We’ve recently updated Map 4Culture, our interactive online and mobile map, with museums. Like the organizations participating in Destination Heritage, and integrated Public Art projects in King County’s collection, all the museums included on the new Map 4C layer receive ... Read more

Sammamish Slough Racers to speak at Redmond Historical Society on April 12

Sammamish Slough Racers to speak at Redmond Historical Society on April 12

Driver Steve Greaves leads panel on Sammamish Slough Race

Redmond Historical Society Speaker Series: The Sammamish Slough Race 1933-1976

Saturday, April 12th
10:30am – noon
Old Redmond Schoolhouse Community Center
16600 NE 80th St., Redmond, WA.
$5 suggested donation for ... Read more

2014 Welcomes New Touring Arts Roster Artists

2014 Welcomes New Touring Arts Roster Artists

For more than three decades, 4Culture’s Touring Arts Roster has supported the performing arts of King County. Available as a free resource -especially useful to concert and event planners- this online juried directory offers nearly 200 professional acts in Dance, ... Read more

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