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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

Register for teaching Artist Training - TAT Lab

Register for teaching Artist Training – TAT Lab

Spread the Word – Deadline to register for TAT Lab is July 24

The application process is now open for the fourth year of the WASHINGTON STATE TEACHING ARTIST TRAINING LAB, an eight-month professional development program for teaching artists working ... Read more

A Quarter Million for Historic Properties

A Quarter Million for Historic Properties

2014 Landmarks Capital Awards

This year was a banner year for 4Culture’s Landmarks Capital program. We received a record 40 applications, 22 of which were NEW applicants to the program and several from private property owners that had NEWLY designated ... Read more

Scenes from a typical alley in a rough part of town...

Scenes from a typical alley in a rough part of town…

July at Gallery4Culture
Scott Kolbo: Our Alley
July 3 – August 2, 2014
Opening: 1st Thursday, July 3, 6:00 – 8:00 pm

Gallery4Culture welcomes Seattle-based multimedia artist Scott Kolbo in a July solo exhibition titled Our Alley, a hybrid ... Read more

African Music Summit, dance class and performance

African Music Summit, dance class and performance

African Music Summit
Saturday, June 28, 2014
Free Dance Class at 5:00 pm 
Performance begins at 9:00 pm
Washington Hall, Seattle

Saturday, June 28th, NDA Entertainment is hosting an Africa Music Summit featuring local and international Guinean music greats. The ... Read more

Museum Week Northwest a successful first

Museum Week Northwest a successful first

Guest Tracey Wickersham, Cultural Tourism Director with Visit Seattle and 4Culture Board member, reports on the success of Museum Week Northwest, the first of what we hope is an annual celebration of Northwest museums and the cultural community. 4Culture proudly ... Read more

Poetry on Buses: Writing Home - Submit your poems by June 30

Poetry on Buses: Writing Home – Submit your poems by June 30

Deadline: Monday, June 30

The deadline for submitting poems to Poetry on Buses: Writing Home is on Monday. We are excited to offer this program for the first time since 2007 and to broaden its scope through a just-concluded series ... Read more

6/21 Poetry and Fandango with Yesenia Hunter and MÁS

6/21 Poetry and Fandango with Yesenia Hunter and MÁS

“Do you like music? Do you like to dance? Do you play a musical instrument? Then you can write poetry,” according to Raul Sanchez, who led our Spanish Community Poetry Workshop in Burien on June 14. “It’s all about rhythm ... Read more

Call for Collaborative Proposals: Site Specific

Call for Collaborative Proposals: Site Specific

4Culture's Historic Site(s) Specific Call for Collaborative Proposals is now open. The Deadline is October 8, 2014 at 5:00 PM. 4Culture invites creative individuals and organizations to collaborate with historic sites in interpreting and enhancing sites through any artistic discipline...