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Poetry on Buses, a video story

Poetry on Buses, a video story

King County TV created this terrific video about the  Poetry on Buses: Writing Home program.

With our partners in Metro Transit, we recently kicked off a year of showcasing local voices on County-wide RapidRide buses and stations, and online.

Visit ... Read more

Tying the mountains together

Tying the mountains together

One of the poets most beloved by the audience at November 10th’s launch of Poetry On Buses: Writing Home was Carlos Adams-Tres. His performance in front of an audience of 850 at the Moore Theatre was triumphant, in part because ... Read more

Sign up for Arts & Social Change Showcase

Sign up for Arts & Social Change Showcase

Arts and Social Change Showcase

January 27, 2015, 100-5:30 pm
Meydenbauer Center
11100 NE 6th Street, Bellevue, WA

Following a November 15th professional development workshop for performing artists, we invite performing and visual artists to apply to participate in a ... Read more

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, ... Read more

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 ... Read more

Cultural Space Mapping in King County

Cultural Space Mapping in King County

Help us map cultural space in King County

Do you have a cultural space in King County that’s outside of Seattle? 4Culture is partnering with the City of Seattle to identify and inventory creative space throughout the County. The goal ... Read more

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 ... Read more

Robert Morris Earthwork honored as part of Landslide 2014

Robert Morris Earthwork honored as part of Landslide 2014

Cultural Landscape Foundation honors Robert Morris Earthwork as part of Landslide 2014: Art and the Landscape

Robert Morris’ 1979 land reclamation artwork, Johnson Pit #30 has been recognized by The Cultural Landscape Foundation (TCLF) through their Landslide 2014: Art and ... Read more

Short Run Comix & Arts Festival

Short Run Comix & Arts Festival

Short Run was founded in 2011 to support and promote Seattle’s lauded comix and arts community.  Through readings, performances, art shows, hands-on workshops, online resources, and an annual curated festival, Short Run helps turn the spotlight on indie comix, zines, ... Read more

Watch: Bear Wood Windows and Vets Restore

Watch: Bear Wood Windows and Vets Restore

Vets Restore is very fortunate to have Bear Wood Windows, one the area’s leading companies in historic wood window restoration, as a partner for both the training and internship portion of our 2014 program. Grace Morrison, veteran and owner of ... Read more

Brent Watanabe Installs 'Come Again'

Brent Watanabe Installs ‘Come Again’

Brent Watanabe Installs ‘Come Again’

Saturday, October 25th, 4:00-9:00 pm

Mini Mart City Park and Sutton Beres Culler are proud to present “Come Again”, a site-specific installation created by Artist-In-Residence Brent Watanabe. Taking inspiration from and reacting to the abandoned ... Read more

Bones Beneath Our Feet: Puget Sound Indian Wars 1855-56

Bones Beneath Our Feet: Puget Sound Indian Wars 1855-56

Bones Beneath Our Feet: Puget Sound Indian Wars 1855-56

Saturday, November 8 from 10:30 am – noon
Redmond Historical Society Speaker Series
Old Redmond Schoolhouse Community Center
Redmond, WA

We have seen the name ‘Leschi’ everywhere, yet all but a ... Read more