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See you Saturday: poetry bus + music at Folklife

See you Saturday: poetry bus + music at Folklife

  The Poetry on Buses Roadshow is on! Next stop: Folklife, the FREE regional Memorial Day festival now in its 44th year. This weekend, at Seattle Center, Folklife celebrates the cross-cultural roots of Hip Hop in the Northwest. Check out their Program Guide for the many offerings. Poetry on Buses invites you to hop on a RapidRide Poetry Bus for some poetry,...
Do you know your Captain Cook?

Do you know your Captain Cook?

British Explorer James Cook is best known for his discoveries in the South Pacific and Hawaii. However, he is less appreciated for his role in the mapping of the Northwest and the establishment of Euro-American sovereignty over the region. Featuring two dozen slides of historic maps, David Nicandri, historian and former executive director of the...
Closed for President's Day

Closed for President’s Day

  The 4Culture’s office is closed today in honor of President’s Day.
Art, Entertainment, and Making Connections

Art, Entertainment, and Making Connections

Arts & Social Change Showcase Tuesday, January 27th, 2015 1:00 – 5:30 PM Meydenbauer Center 11100 Northeast 6th Street Bellevue, WA 98004 (425) 637-1020 Over the last nine years, the Arts staff at 4Culture have been working with the City of Seattle, Washington State and several arts service organizations to hold activities intended to better connect the diverse...
New Year's Day Closure

New Year’s Day Closure

Wishing you a stellar new year! 4Culture will be closed Thursday, January 1.
National Trust Conference in Savannah

National Trust Conference in Savannah

What Worked, What Needed a Little Work First, what worked: THE SETTING! Downtown Savannah is gorgeous, evocative, walkable, friendly, has an incredibly intact building stock and fascinating history. Excellent choice National Trust. I had been wanting to go to Savannah forever, and what a better way to see the City than through the lens of...
Thanksgiving Holiday Closure

Thanksgiving Holiday Closure

We’re taking Thursday & Friday off 4Culture will be closed on Thursday and Friday for the Thanksgiving Day holiday. We are very thankful for the cultural community we participate in and serve. We hope that you and yours are safe, warm and well fed this Thanksgiving. If you need some help, or want to help...
Free tickets to live screenings of Ballet, Opera and Billy Elliot: The Musical

Free tickets to live screenings of Ballet, Opera and Billy Elliot: The Musical

Fathom Events wants to give you passes to live and encore screenings of Billy Elliot: The Musical, The Royal Ballet and the Metropolitan Opera. All screenings will take place at Regal Thornton Place. For those who might never get the opportunity to attend a ballet performance or play in London, or experience an opera in...
12 new acts for Touring Arts Roster

12 new acts for Touring Arts Roster

We welcome new additions to the Touring Arts Roster Following an audition at the the Meydenbauer Center 12 artists were selected to join the Touring Arts Roster. Ranging from comedy to spoken word, solo singer to musical group the artists listed below join a pre-approved roster of performing artists ready for hire. Meet the new TAR...
Save the Date: 10 Decades Film Premiere

Save the Date: 10 Decades Film Premiere

SAVE THE DATE 10 Decades, a film celebrating the City of Enumclaw’s Centennial, premieres August 2 at the Chalet Theatre in Enumclaw. 10 Decades is a collaboration between video producer Staci Bernstein, director Jane Kaplan, and the City of Enumclaw. This documentary tells five different stories from Enumclaw’s history focusing on the people who brought the  city’s...
New Farm App Features Augmented Reality

New Farm App Features Augmented Reality

The folks over at White River Vally Museum are partnering with STQRY to develop a mobile app featuring the Mary Olson Farm. Rachael Burrum, the Curator of Education at the Museum, shares with us the cool new features of this innovative Farm app: Our new Augmented Reality App at the Farm is NOW available during open...
Hori Bath House Preservation Plan

Hori Bath House Preservation Plan

News from a 2013 Preservation Special Projects recipient Linda Van Nest, President of the Neely Mansion Association, was kind enough to share an update on their progress from the grant they recieved last year to develop a preservation plan for the Hori Bath House. The bath house was constructed in 1930 for the Hori family,...