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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 ... Continue

Summer Youth Heritage Program

Summer Youth Heritage Program

Seeking To Connect Students From All Over the State

The Washington Trust for Historic Preservation has released the application for their third annual Discover Washington: Youth Heritage Project (YHP). This year’s project will take place ... Continue

You Are Invited: Catching Fire, Finding Hillywood & Hardcoretet

You Are Invited: Catching Fire, Finding Hillywood & Hardcoretet

Individual artists from right here in King County are amazing. Here are a few opportunities for you to join them as they present their new, inspiring work. Each artist is a recent recipient of a ... Continue

VETS RESTORE: Round Two

VETS RESTORE: Round Two

“Being part of the Vets Restore program last summer was fantastic. Not only was I learning a trade and working with my hands, but I was doing this with other veterans. Carpentry is a team ... Continue

Shaking it Up with ARTISTS UP

Shaking it Up with ARTISTS UP

4Culture is a part of a unique collaboration with Artist Trust and the Seattle Office of Arts & Culture called ARTISTS UP. It started in 2012 from a conversation between Irene Gomez, Marcia Iwasaki, ... Continue

Shakespeare and Jazz: Such Sweet Thunder

Shakespeare and Jazz: Such Sweet Thunder

Such Sweet Thunder: The Duke Meets the Bard

Saturday, February 15 at 7:30 pm

Nordstrom Recital Hall, Seattle

Sunday, February 16 at 2:00 pm

Kirkland Performance Center

The Seattle Jazz Repertory Orchestra teams up with ... Continue

Art Projects: Choose Your Own Criteria

Art Projects: Choose Your Own Criteria

4Culture’s Art Projects empowers applicants to choose their own criteria

Artists usually laugh in our workshops when I cry out Help me, help you! Yet the more candid applicants are about how they work and ... Continue

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 ... Continue

Another FIRST for Historic Preservation in King County

Another FIRST for Historic Preservation in King County

Announcing 4Culture’s Inaugural Preservation Sustained Support Awardees

This week the 4Culture Board formally approved funding for preservation-based organizations from around King County. Arts and Heritage groups countywide have long benefitted from 4Culture’s Sustained Support funding, ... Continue

Short Run follows Turkey Day

Short Run follows Turkey Day

Get your small press, animation, comics and illustration fix at Short Run

Friday, November 29 and Saturday, November 30

Short Run Small Press Fest follows hot on the heels of Thanksgiving with activities Friday at ... Continue

Edie Romances the Muse: I am a Public Artist, part 2

Edie Romances the Muse: I am a Public Artist, part 2

Cartoonist Edie Everette is working on a comic book commissioned by Public Art 4Culture and the Local Hazardous Waste Management Program. Exploring the relationship of hazardous materials to public health and environmental quality, Edie ... Continue

Seattle Channel tells the STQRY

Seattle Channel tells the STQRY

Seattle Channel recently joined staff members from Seattle’s Office of Arts & Culture, 4Culture and Visit Seattle, as well as mobile STQRY app manager Jennifer Smith to highlight public art in downtown Seattle. ... Continue