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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,...
5/24: Somali Community Poetry Workshop with Mohamed Shidane

5/24: Somali Community Poetry Workshop with Mohamed Shidane

May 24, 2014 | 2:00 pm Pabla Punjabi Palace 15245 International Blvd. #205 Seatac 98198 Join Somali Poet Mohamed Shidane and Poetry on Buses Planning Poet Roberto Ascalon for a poetry writing workshop centered around the Somali community. All people of all writing levels are welcome, and we encourage you to invite your friends. Refreshments will be...
Happy National Poetry Month!

Happy National Poetry Month!

Inaugurated by the Academy of American Poets in 1996, National Poetry Month is a celebration of poetry and its vital place in American culture. Take a moment this month (and every month!) to focus on the art of poetry, our complex poetic heritage, and the local poets who continue to bring poetry to life. At...
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, Music and Theatre featuring a diversity of genres, styles and cultural traditions. NighTraiN, pictured above, is featured in the current...
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 each organization.  Each month, the 4Culture blog presents excerpts from these reviews.  This month’s review is...
Office closure for President's Day

Office closure for President’s Day

4Culture will be closed Monday, February 17 for the President’s Day holiday.
Just Trying to Save the World:  Dance and Hyperbole

Just Trying to Save the World: Dance and Hyperbole

Guest blogger Eva Stone of StoneDance was a recipient of an Arts Project Grant in 2013 in support of Chop Shop, Bodies of Work. Performances are this weekend in Bellevue. Here she asks the big questions that are always a part of an artistic practice. Applications for the 2014 round of Individual and Group Arts...
4Culture Offices Closed for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

4Culture Offices Closed for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

The 4Culture offices will be closed on Monday, January 20 in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.
4Culture closed on New Year's Day

4Culture closed on New Year’s Day

Happy New Year!