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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, ... Continue

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 ... Continue

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 ... Continue

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, ... Continue

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 ... Continue

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 ... Continue

Old Bellevue Walking Tour

Old Bellevue Walking Tour

News from a 2013 Heritage Projects recipient

‘Old Bellevue?!’ you say. Yes, the old Bellevue before the skyscrapers, before the mall, when the area across the lake was just a quiet town of dirt roads ... Continue

Volunteers needed for American Alliance of Museums in May

Volunteers needed for American Alliance of Museums in May

The American Alliance of Museums Annual Conference will be held in Seattle May 18-21. This event is the largest gathering of museum professionals in the world, with expected attendance of 5,000+. We’re looking for great ... Continue

What the heck's a zoetrope?

What the heck’s a zoetrope?

Seattle Experimental Animation Team: SEAT & Spin March 6 – 27, 2014 Opening: 1st Thursday, March 6, 6:00 – 8:00 pm

Seattle Experimental Animation Team presents SEAT & Spin an interactive installation where the audience ... Continue

Wing Luke doesn't stop at its front door

Wing Luke doesn’t stop at its front door

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 ... Continue

Gallery4Culture Announces Artists for the 2014-15 Season

Gallery4Culture Announces Artists for the 2014-15 Season

Late last month, a three-person Selection Panel convened to review 115 applications vying for ten open Gallery4Culture exhibition slots for the season running September 2014 through July 2015. This year’s panelists were regional artists and ... Continue

Aberdeen Breaker Featured in Gray, the Design Magazine for the Pacific Northwest

Aberdeen Breaker Featured in Gray, the Design Magazine for the Pacific Northwest

When the Aberdeen Arts Commission and the Grays Harbor Family Foundation commissioned artist Adam Kuby to create his earthwork/artwork Breaker, they had high hopes.  Sited along Hwy. 101 between the business districts of Aberdeen and ... Continue