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Celebrate the Launch of Poetry on Buses: Your Body of Water

Celebrate the Launch of Poetry on Buses: Your Body of Water

Monday, April 24, 6:30-9:00 pm Moore Theatre, 1932 2nd Ave Seattle, WA 98101 Free and open to the public Join us for a celebration of poetry and movement! In 2016, we asked King County residents to share their original poetry with us, all on the...
Introducing Hello 4Culture

Introducing Hello 4Culture

In 2017, we’re getting out of the office, putting down the phone, and talking with our community face-to-face. On the third Tuesday of every month, 4Culture staff members will be at both the Kent Library and Third Place Commons from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm...
News from 4Culture

calls for artists: april listings

4Culture Public Art Calls List subscribe – www.4culture.org/publicart Public Art 4Culture compiles a list of current public art opportunities available through Public Art 4Culture and other agencies across the country. The Public Art Calls List provides brief project descriptions, deadlines and how to receive more information about each opportunity — bimonthly, free of charge. The...

janet zweig featured in sculpture magazine

Public Artist Janet Zweig is featured in the current issue of Sculpture Magazine, on newsstands now. Zweig’s artwork for Brightwater Treatment Facility, currently in production, is featured. Congrats Janet! image: © Janet Zweig, Limited Edition, (2011). Aluminum grid, faucet, and 150,000 gold ceramic tiles, 350 x 12 ft. Project. Rendering of work in progress, courtesy...

2009 golden rain globe award

event April 28, 2009, 5:30 – 8:30pm The Museum of History and Industry, 2700 24th Avenue East, Seattle Join us for the Association of King County Heritage Organizations annual awards ceremony, a free celebration honoring those who have made significant and memorable contributions to King County’s heritage in the past year. Don’t miss the special...

4culture’s board prepares for arts education month

At their monthly meeting in March, 4Culture’s board of directors was proud to unanimously pass a resolution acknowledging this coming May as Arts Education Month. The resolution affirms the value of arts as a critical part of a complete education for all students. The Board is proud to take this important leadership position, standing among...

americans, arts and sustainable communities

event June 18 – 20, 2009 Seattle, WA King County artists, arts advocates and arts administrators are in for a treat when the Americans for the Arts Annual conference turns it’s focus to the NW this summer! Investigating the theme of arts and sustainability, over 1,400 of our peers and colleagues from around the country...

wanna tweet?

Keep in touch with the happenings at Public Art 4Culture on Twitter! Starting this spring, we are tweeting PA opportunities and deadlines, Gallery4Culture news, artwork dedications and the like. Accessible from mobile phones and online from your desktop, Twitter delivers our micro blog entries of 140 characters or less directly to your phone or online...

join us to celebrate new public art

event April 8, 2009, 11:30am to 1:30pm 908 Jefferson Street, Seattle Public Art 4Culture invites you to celebrate your new public art! Please join us for a public dedication of artwork for the new Ninth and Jefferson Building at Harborview Medical Center. Both site-specific and portable artworks will be on view, and the public will...

report from our nation’s capitol – preservation lobby day

Grass-roots organizers from all over the country flocked to our nation’s Capital mid-March to participate in Lobby Day 2009. Coordinated in Washington State by the Washington Trust for Historic Preservation, along with several national preservation organizations, Lobby Day is an annual opportunity for local citizens to sit down face-to-face with their legislators and speak candidly...

heritage collections care workshop

event May 2, 2009, 9am – 4:30pm Crossroads Community Center, 16000 NE 10th Street, Bellevue 4Culture’s 2009 Heritage Collections Care funding program opens its application period with a basic collections care workshop. Co-sponsored by the Association of King County Historical Organizations and hosted by Eastside Heritage Center, in partnership with the City of Bellevue, this...

spam = carbon emissions

News from BBC: Spam ‘produces 17m tons of CO2’ (Tip courtesy of Sean Stearns, our 4Culture web master extraordinaire)

seattle voted city of the year

Congrats Seattle! http://www.fastcompany.com/cities/2009

applications for e4c available soon

E4C Deadline: May 25, 2009 Calling all media artists! 4Culture’s electronic gallery, e4c, will soon be seeking contemporary media work for the September 2009 – August 2010 season. A national, open call for applications will be posted later this month with a deadline of May 25, 2009. E4c was launched in the fall of 2008...