Tag: Office of Arts & Cultural Affairs

Fences and Schools

February 24th, 2014

Would you like to paint a mural or teach kids art? Apply by March 4th to teach and by March 10th to paint!

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Cultural Development Certification

January 13th, 2014

What is a Cultural Development Certification? It would be a first-of-its-kind certification for building development, similar to the LEED certification program.

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New Funding for Arts Businesses

November 18th, 2013

Next year, the City’s Office of Arts & Culture will resume a program that creates more jobs at Seattle arts organizations.

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The Mayor’s Proposed Arts Budget

September 30th, 2013

The Seattle Arts Commission will soon provide the Council its comments on the Mayor’s proposed 2014 arts office budget.

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Staffing Cultural Development & Volunteer Park

November 19th, 2012

Included in the 2013-2014 City budget my colleagues and I finalized today are two staffing issues I fought for.

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New Arts Office Director & Commissioners

October 22nd, 2012

The Mayor recently appointed Randy Engstrom to lead the Seattle Office of Arts & Cultural Affairs (OACA) as its interim director. The Office’s previous director, Vincent Kitch, resigned recently after 18 months on the job. Kitch was selected as a result of a national search. The Mayor decided this time to hire locally. Some may […]

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