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Flower Farmers - The Story of the Hmong

Flower Farmers – The Story of the Hmong

Saturday, March 14th
Flower Farmers: The Story of the Hmong in Puget Sound
Redmond Historical Society Speaker Series
10:30am – noon (Doors open 10:00)
Old Redmond Schoolhouse Community Center
16600 NE 80th St., Redmond, WA.
$5 suggested donation for non-members... Read more

Join Historic Seattle to Dig Deep!

Join Historic Seattle to Dig Deep!

Back by popular demand, Historic Seattle is kicking off the 2015 Digging Deeper Research Series this Saturday. It is a fascinating program to explore buildings, architecture, and history – all together! It is designed to provide attendees with behind-the-scenes insight ... Read more

News from 4Culture
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

Over 2 Million in Sustained Support

Over 2 Million in Sustained Support

Announcing 4Culture’s 2015 & 2016 Sustained Support Recipients

Cultural organizations play a vital role in contributing to community identity and economic development in King County, Washington. In presenting and preserving the unique character of people, places and artistic efforts through ... 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

Small Program, Big Impact

Small Program, Big Impact

2015 Preservation Special Projects Deadline Reminder

The two-story Sunset Garage has anchored the main crossroads in downtown North Bend for 86 years. Originally built as a mercantile store, it was quickly converted to service cars traveling the Old Sunset Highway. ... 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

Art Projects: Positive Changes for 2015

Art Projects: Positive Changes for 2015

Guidelines and applications for our Art Projects grants are now open to artists and art groups, residing in King County, who are creating and presenting work in all disciplines including Dance, Theater, Music, Media, Literature and the Visual Arts. Eligible ... Read more

Marketing the Arts Task Force going strong!

Marketing the Arts Task Force going strong!

The Marketing the Arts Task Force meets every third Wednesday from noon – 1:30 pm at the Pacific Northwest Ballet. Active for over 15 years, these informative roundtable discussions for arts marketers and communication staff cover current trends, best practices, ... Read more

Unveiling Winter's Veil

Unveiling Winter’s Veil

Take some time this weekend to go see Ellen Sollod’s exhibition Winter’s Veil. It opened 1/24 and runs through this Sunday. Visiting hours are 10 am – 2 pm.  Ellen’s camera obscura installation turns Bellevue’s historic Winters House (at 2102 ... Read more

poetry partner thanks

poetry partner thanks

It takes a village. Producing a big public art project takes a village. Especially one that spans across multiple languages and platforms, one that you can find online and on wheels. A public art project that you can experience as ... Read more

Exhibit Makeovers Workshop + Scholarships

Exhibit Makeovers Workshop + Scholarships

Exhibit Makeovers Workshop
March 12-13, 2015
MOHAI | 860 Terry Avenue North, Seattle, WA 98109
$270 members/$345 nonmembers
$40 off if registering before February 5

Exhibit Makeovers is a workshop developed and sponsored by the AASLH (American Association for State ... Read more

CREATIVE INNOVATION in ACTION

CREATIVE INNOVATION in ACTION

We were so thrilled to be a part of the first Seattle Pecha Kucha Night on the 1st Art +Technology Pecha Kucha that took place last year. Now it’s back, and better than ever!

Over the last year, many who ... 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