Posts for 'Arts and Culture'

Are You Out to Lunch?

July 28th, 2014

Summer weather should be enjoyed. Here’s one way to do so, especially if you work in downtown Seattle.

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Arts Office Wins NEA Cultural Space $

July 21st, 2014

The Seattle Office of Arts & Culture just nabbed a $50k grant from the National Endowment for the Arts for cultural space work.

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Training for Teaching Artists

July 14th, 2014

Want to learn how to get paid to teach art?

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4Culture Wants Your Poem

June 20th, 2014

The deadline is June 30, just a little more than a week away

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Art in the Park

June 16th, 2014

ARTSparks presents art & music in Pioneer Square’s Occidental Park through September…

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Call for Films

June 2nd, 2014

Are you a filmmaker? Submit your work to Northwest Film Forum for screening in their Local Sightings program by June 30th and their Children’s Film Festival Seattle by October 1st.

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An Arts District for Capitol Hill?

May 12th, 2014

On May 20, 2014, Capitol Hill Housing hosts a forum on establishing the City’s first official arts district.

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New Paid Sick and Safe Leave Report Published

April 23rd, 2014

Today in my Finance and Culture Committee meeting, we heard the last of five reports to the Seattle City Council about Seattle’s Paid Sick and Safe Leave Ordinance.  The Ordinance, when passed in 2011, called for an evaluation of its impacts on employees and employers. The Seattle Office of City Auditor contracted with the University […]

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Dance for Social Change

April 14th, 2014

Dance the Dream aims to create a shared life-affirming experience that brings people together to inaugurate a new era of progress and possibility.

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Report on Cultural Development Certification

March 10th, 2014

A consultant has been selected to recommend how to establish the nation’s first cultural development certification program.

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