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Conductive Garboil Grant 2014: Congrats Jeppa K Hall!

Conductive Garboil Grant 2014: Congrats Jeppa K Hall!

Prolific performance artist/comedian, vocalist, musician and songwriter, Jeppa K Hall has been awarded the 2014 Conductive Garboil Grant.

Jeppa challenges the limits of creative discourse, connects community, facilitates excitement, and generally shakes things up. Her creative practice is a life ... Read more

Ebb & Flow on the Burke-Gilman Trail

Ebb & Flow on the Burke-Gilman Trail

Kristen Ramirez has created an immersive experience of color and light in the bustling Wayne Tunnel, a gateway between communities and natural landmarks. Ebb & Flow combines blasts of bright yellow, orange, pink and purple, symbols that represent the flora ... Read more

2014 Conductive Garboil Grant!

2014 Conductive Garboil Grant!

Christian French, Paul Rucker, Rio Pacific Studio (Jen Vertz and Jeff Jacobson), Kelly Lyles, Sheri Brown, and Johnathan Heath Lambe are past recipients of the Conductive Garboil Grant, the annual, non-restricted award of $3,000 envisioned and endowed by artist Su ... Read more

South Park Bridge - GRAND OPENING!

South Park Bridge – GRAND OPENING!

After an unprecedented effort that brought together community members, business partners, and government at the local, regional, state, and national levels, the new South Park Bridge is receiving its finishing touches. Designed to resemble its iconic predecessor, the new bridge ... Read more

Volunteer Opportunity: Wayne Tunnel Mural

Volunteer Opportunity: Wayne Tunnel Mural

WORK WITH KRISTEN RAMIREZ & ACTIVATE THE BURKE-GILMAN TRAIL’S WAYNE TUNNEL

4Culture, working in partnership with King County Parks, has commissioned Seattle-based artist, Kristen Ramirez to make the experience of navigating the Wayne Tunnel on the Burke-Gilman Trail (under 96th ... Read more

UW Bothell Students = Future Public Artists

UW Bothell Students = Future Public Artists

Kristen Ramirez is designing an immersive mural for the Wayne Tunnel on the Burke-Gilman Trail in Bothell. She will be engaging volunteers in the painting process this July – stayed tuned!

As part of her early outreach, Kristen connected with ... Read more

Heishman + Kiefer create an identity for the Lake to Sound Trail

Heishman + Kiefer create an identity for the Lake to Sound Trail

Jenny Heishman and Kurt Kiefer, firmly rooted Northwest transplants, will be combining their experience as artists, project managers, and planners to develop functional design elements as a “kit of parts” for King County’s new Lake to Sound Trail.

As a ... Read more

Lake to Sound Trail: Kit of Parts

Lake to Sound Trail: Kit of Parts

Currently in phased development and slated for completion in 2023, the Lake to Sound Trail (L2S) will link the shoreline of Lake Washington in Renton to the shoreline of Puget Sound in Des Moines, while passing through the cities of ... Read more

Conductive Garboil Grant 2013: Congrats Christian French!

Conductive Garboil Grant 2013: Congrats Christian French!

Artist, curator, and arts activist Christian French has been awarded the 2013 Conductive Garboil Grant.

Christian is the kind of person Su Job envisioned when she created and endowed this award for Seattle artists with a connection to Pioneer ... Read more

Blister Envy?

Blister Envy?

Its late July… are you yearning for another Long Walk?

If you are missing the experience of the last three summers with Susan Robb on the Regional Trails System, check out the Best Things in Museums are the Windows, a ... Read more

Kristen Ramirez Selected for Wayne Tunnel Project

Kristen Ramirez Selected for Wayne Tunnel Project

Seattle-based artist, Kristen Ramirez will be making the experience of navigating the Wayne Tunnel on the Burke-Gilman Trail in Bothell, Washington more enjoyable for the over 2 million people that travel through it each year. 4Culture, in partnership with King ... Read more