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Agua es Vida!

Agua es Vida!

August at Gallery4Culture

Gustavo Martinez: Agua es Vida!
August 7 – 28, 2014
Opening: 1st Thursday, August 7, 6:00 – 8:00 pm

Gallery4Culture welcomes artist Gustavo Martinez in a solo exhibition of figurative works that centers on the elemental theme ... Read more

Vets Restore seeks applicants for fall!

Vets Restore seeks applicants for fall!

WANTED: Military Veterans interested in Construction 

We are looking for vets who like working with their hands and enjoy making old things new again. Now accepting applications for the 2014 fall session of Vets Restore.

Deadline: Friday, August 15, 2014... Read more

Last Call for Artists: Touring Arts Roster Auditions

Last Call for Artists: Touring Arts Roster Auditions

Join the Touring Arts Roster

Auditions are Sunday & Monday, August 24 & 25 from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Deadline to apply: Thursday, August 21st
Meydenbauer Center
11100 NE 6th St.
Bellevue, WA 98004

Touring Arts Roster auditions will ... Read more

10 Decades in Enumclaw: Film Premier

10 Decades in Enumclaw: Film Premier

Ten Decades: Stories from Enumclaw

Saturday, August 2, 2014 at 12:30 pm
The Chalet Theatre 
1721 Wells St, Enumclaw, WA 98022

10 Decades, a film celebrating the City of Enumclaw’s Centennial, premieres August 2 at the Chalet Theatre in ... Read more

South Park welcomes its new bridge!

South Park welcomes its new bridge!

The new South Park Bridge has opened! The community celebrated in style on Sunday, June 29th with music, speeches, a parade, and fireworks.

King County TV created this short video about the creative thinking of artist Barbara Grygutis, who served ... Read more

Songs About Animals

Songs About Animals

Grants for Artist Projects awardee Levi Fuller releases CD and Book

Songs About Animals
Illustrated Book and CD Release
July 19 at 12:00 noon
Fremont Abbey, Seattle
4272 Fremont Ave N, Seattle

Celebrate the release of the first collection of ... Read more

Ripple: Site Specific along the Sammamish River

Ripple: Site Specific along the Sammamish River

Inspired by the Sammamish River, Rulon Brown’s Site Specific project Ripple combines audio recordings taken above and below the river water and along riverside trails and trailside experience. Ripple is available on the STQRY smartphone app and to users along ... Read more

What's Up with Artists Up

What’s Up with Artists Up

Artist Up event for Asian, Asian-American, & Asian Pacific Islander artists

On Monday, June 9, 2014, Artists Up hosted a dynamic evening of resources and networking for Asian, Asian-American, & Asian Pacific Islander artists. The event brought together over 60 ... Read more

Dreams Unlimited with Tay & Val

Dreams Unlimited with Tay & Val

You are invited!

Dreams Unlimited Seattle
Saturday Jul 12, 2014 7:00 PM-9:00 PM
Langston Hughes Performing Arts Institute
104 17th Avenue S
Seattle, WA

Tay and Val were new to our region when they attended staff workshops and asked for ... Read more

4th of July closure and a very Happy Birthday to the Smith Tower

4th of July closure and a very Happy Birthday to the Smith Tower

4Culture offices will be closed on Friday, July 4th for the national holiday. We will be open for regular office hours the following Monday, July 7.

This 4th of July is not only Independence Day but the 100th anniversary of ... Read more

3 Million and counting....

3 Million and counting….

4Culture has awarded $3,402,711 in the first half of 2014! 

2014 has reached the halfway mark, we just experienced a lovely summer solstice and 4Culture is pleased to announce that over 3 million dollars in grants have been awarded in ... Read more

Lake Union Wooden Boat Festival: July 4-6

Lake Union Wooden Boat Festival: July 4-6

38th Lake Union Wooden Boat Festival – 4th of July weekend

Lake Union Park & The Center for Wooden Boats
Friday, July 4th, 2014 through Sunday, July 6th, 2014
10:00am – 6:00pm daily (Lake Union Park open through fireworks)
Free! ... Read more