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Welcome new advisory committee members

Welcome new advisory committee members

Each of the four program areas at 4Culture – arts, heritage, preservation, and public art has an advisory committee comprised of experts in the field who volunteer their time to provide professional input, guidance and advice to program staff. They ... Read more

Five new Board Directors for 4Culture in 2015

Five new Board Directors for 4Culture in 2015

It is always exciting to start the year at 4Culture by welcoming new members to the 4Culture Board of Directors. Since offering King County-wide programs is core to 4Culture’s mission, we are delighted that these additional new directors hail from ... Read more

Last Call: TROY Block Deadline February 17

Last Call: TROY Block Deadline February 17

Check out 4Culture’s Opportunities page for application links to the TROY Block call-for-artists. This is an excellent opportunity for a US-based artist to create a highly public artwork in Seattle’s exciting, technology-centered neighborhood along South Lake Union. The developer and ... Read more

4Culture welcomes Raya Leary and Bart J. Cannon

4Culture welcomes Raya Leary and Bart J. Cannon

We are very happy to announce that two of our part-time staff members have now joined the 4Culture team full-time in 2015.

Raya Leary started working at 4Culture in 2012 as our Communication Intern to assist the communications team, attend ... Read more

Gallery4Culture: sculptor John Radtke's solo show

Gallery4Culture: sculptor John Radtke’s solo show

John Radtke: /N.
February 5 – February 26, 2015
Opening: 1st Thursday, February 5, 6pm – 8 pm

Gallery4Culture welcomes John Radtke in his first solo exhibit, /N. Radtke’s show consists of sculptures and drawings produced during the past year, ... Read more

Let's take a look at Open 4Culture

Let’s take a look at Open 4Culture

As 2014 comes to a close and we ramp up for the 2015 funding cycle, and get ready to post applications for arts, heritage, and preservation projects, take a moment to focus on the small but mighty Open 4Culture program. ... Read more

TROY BLOCK:  Call for Artists

TROY BLOCK: Call for Artists

Touchstone and USAA are looking for an artist to create a site-specific artwork for the Troy Block development in Seattle’s exciting technology-centered neighborhood along South Lake Union. The developer and project team envision a signature artwork that interacts with the ... Read more

Letter from the Director: A Tale of Two Cities - Denver and Seattle

Letter from the Director: A Tale of Two Cities – Denver and Seattle

(RVSP for Cultural Access Washington (CAWA) Coalition Meeting – Thursday, January 15 at 4 PM)

No, this isn’t about Super Bowl XLVIII. And it isn’t about our joint predilection for recreational activity.

This is a tale about how one community ... Read more

Earth Sky and Sea, a short film series - for kids!

Earth Sky and Sea, a short film series – for kids!

Public Art 4Culture is delighted to announce that two of our commissioned films will screen at the upcoming Children’s Film Festival Seattle. The Wild World of Pesticides by Clyde Petersen (who recently won the Arts Innovator Award – congrats Clyde!) ... Read more

Holiday Closure

Holiday Closure

Happy holidays to all! 4Culture will be closed on Thursday, December 25th.... Read more

Big, Bold Canvases by Ken Kelly bring in the New Year

Big, Bold Canvases by Ken Kelly bring in the New Year

January at Gallery4Culture

Ken Kelly: untitled
January 8 – 29, 2015
Opening: 2nd Thursday, January 8, 6:00 – 8:00 pm

Gallery4Culture is pleased to bring in the New Year with untitled, a solo exhibition by the acclaimed northwest painter Ken ... Read more

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