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Temporary artworks Seasons All Around brightens up Lincoln Reservoir Gate House in Cal Anderson Park
This spring the historic Lincoln Reservoir Gate House at Cal Anderson Park will host Seasons All Around, 14 original temporary artworks created by nine Washington Middle School students. The artworks will grace the windows of the gate house through December 2016 and feature images inspired by the four seasons. On Sunday, May 22 from 11 […][More]
Posted: May 27th, 2016 under Art Beat, Public Art.
Tags: Cal Anderson Park, lincoln reservoir gate house, nate herth, out of school time, seattle department of neighborhoods historic preservation program, Seattle Parks and Recreation, Seattle Public Utilities, washington middle school
I wanted to share with you EMP Museum’s experience at Garfield HS as a Creative Advantage provider the past two years. This story is a testimony to all of your (Seattle Public Schools and the Seattle Office of Arts & Culture) diligent years of work/advocacy for arts education resulting in The Creative Advantage, creating real impact […][More]
Teen Voices from the NEA Musical Theater Songwriting Challenge featured at Northwest Folklife Festival Saturday, May 28 from 4-4:30 p.m. The Seattle Office of Arts & Culture and The 5th Avenue Theatre joins the National Endowment for the Arts and Playbill Inc. with additional support from Disney Theatrical Group, in announcing a King County high […][More]
Posted: May 26th, 2016 under Art Beat, Arts Education.
Tags: musical theater songwriting challenge for high school students, National Endowment for the Arts, northwest folklife festival
Seattle Finalist Announced for the Musical Theater Songwriting Challenge for High School Students Seattle Office of Arts & Culture and The 5th Avenue Theatre joins the National Endowment for the Arts and Playbill Inc. to promote musical theater songwriting SEATTLE (May 19, 2016) — Today, the Seattle Office of Arts & Culture and The 5th […][More]
Posted: May 19th, 2016 under Art Beat, Arts Education, News Release.
Tags: National Endowment for the Arts, the musical theater songwriting challenge for high school students
A last reading at Hugo House by Frances McCue with Rebecca Brown, Cellist Lori Goldston and a warm up with poets Jack Chelgren and Cali Kopczick Thursday, May 19, 2016, 7:30 p.m. Hugo House 1634 11th Ave, Seattle, WA 98122 Free and open to the public On May 19, the last public event at Hugo […][More]
Seattle Office of Arts & Culture presents Casket Pall Residency by Mark Mitchell, part of the Dialogues in Art: Exhibitions on Racial Injustice series May 16 – July 15, 2016 at Seattle Presents Gallery in the Seattle Municipal Tower; Reception Thursday, June 2 from 4 – 6 p.m.; lunchtime lecture June 23 at noon. SEATTLE (May […][More]
Awards celebrate contributions of arts and culture community to Seattle; Nomination deadline is May 31 SEATTLE (May 10, 2016)— Nominations are now being accepted for the 2016 Mayor’s Arts Awards via an online form available at www.seattle.gov/arts/mayors-arts-awards. The awards recognize the accomplishments of artists, arts and cultural organizations and community members committed to enriching their […][More]
NEA granted 18 awards totaling $437,000 for Seattle; $82 M Nationwide SEATTLE (May 10, 2016) —The Seattle Office of Arts & Culture (ARTS) received a $40,000 grant from the National Endowment for the Arts(NEA), it is one of 18 awards, totaling $437,000 for Seattle. The grant for ARTS will support an artist in residence […][More]
We Are All Here: Recent Path with Art students share artwork of creativity and inspiration at Seattle City Hall exhibition
May 3 – July 5, 2016 Seattle City Hall SEATTLE (May 9, 2016) — Path with Art, a local nonprofit, transforms the lives of people recovering from homelessness, addiction, and other trauma by harnessing the power of creative engagement as a bridge to community and a path to stability. We Are All Here is collaborative […][More]
University Bridge in a whole new light: artists Ian Campbell and Hayley Buckbee selected for lighting artist residency
Ian Campbell and Hayley Buckbee, two members of RSVR an art and design studio, have been selected for the University Bridge Lighting artist residency. The Office of Arts & Culture (ARTS), in partnership with Seattle Department of Transportation (SDOT) commissioned Campbell and Buckbee to create a lighting concept and undertake an in-depth exploration of Seattle’s […][More]