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March gallery exhibit shines a light on the Duwamish Artist Residency

March gallery exhibit shines a light on the Duwamish Artist Residency

Gallery4Culture Duwamish Residency Artists The Duwamish Residency: Process and Artifacts March 5 – 26, 2015 Opening: 1st Thursday, March 5, 6:00 – 8:00 pm 4Culture is located at 101 Prefontaine Street South in Pioneer Square, Seattle   The Duwamish Residency: Process and Artifacts is a group exhibition featuring twelve notable local artists who together comprise...
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 are instrumental in shaping and moving forward the programs we offer. Please join us in...
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 all corners of the county. Our board works hard to shape our role as a...
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 project team envision a signature artwork that interacts with the buildings, context and natural systems...
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 community events, and help with outreach. Last year, her efforts were invaluable to the success of the Historic Site...
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, including a recent residency at Jentel Artist Residency Program in Wyoming. Radtke’s 3-dimensional work is...
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. These rolling deadline grants of up to $1,500 support folks who have never been funded...
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 buildings, context and natural systems of the site, references the history of the place and...
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 embraced a slight tax increase to support its cultural organizations, large and small, and the...
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!) and Part of the Cycle by Tess Martin are two animated shorts in the festival’s EARTH SKY AND...
Holiday Closure

Holiday Closure

Happy holidays to all! 4Culture will be closed on Thursday, December 25th.
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 Kelly. Untitled presents Kelly’s latest series of work, consisting of five large-scale canvases – bold,...