SoCoCulture Opportunities

Seeking Artrageous teaching artists

City of Auburn The City of Auburn is seeking creative teaching artists to lead art-making activities at a variety of summer outdoor events and festivals. If you are interested, please view the details and application guidelines here. For questions or to apply, please... Read more...

Call to artists – Downtown Auburn Sculpture Gallery

City of Auburn Deadline: 4/25/2017 The City of Auburn invites sculptors to submit proposals for Auburn’s Downtown Sculpture Gallery. The works selected for this public art exhibition will be on loan to the City for a period of 12 months and each selected artist will... Read more...

Barn Again Historic Barn Preservation Program

King County Historic Preservation Application deadline: 4/21/2017 King County’s Historic Preservation Program has announced the second of two rounds of this program which is meant to provide funds for the stabilization and rehabilitation of historic barns and... Read more...

On-site reviewers needed

4Culture Do you like going to arts or heritage events around King County for free? Do you have experience in one or more artforms, or with King County heritage? Are you a thoughtful and articulate writer? Then you could become an On-Site Reviewer for 4Culture!... Read more...

Student art contest for Federal Way students

Federal Way Arts Commission Deadline: 5/1/2017 The City of Federal Way Arts Commission is sponsoring an art contest as requested by Federal Way Municipal Court Judge David Larson and Judge Rebecca Robertson. The contest is open to all students enrolled in grades 1–12... Read more...

Call for artists – Blue Poppy Day

City of Federal Way Application deadline: 4/3/2017, 4 PM The City of Federal Way Arts Commission in partnership with the Rhododendron Species Botanical Garden (RSBG) and the Pacific Bonsai Museum announces a Call for Artists for the annual event Blue Poppy Day – Art... Read more...

Seeking Summer ArtRageous Artist Leaders

City of Auburn The City of Auburn is seeking creative teaching artists to lead art-making activities at a variety of outdoor events and festivals throughout the summer. If you are interested, please view the details and application guidelines here. For questions or to... Read more...

Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium call for glass artists

Metro Parks Tacoma Application deadline: 3/6/2017, 11:59 PM Metro Parks Tacoma is seeking an artist or artist team to create a unique, suspended glass artwork that is inspired by jellyfish. The artwork will be permanently displayed in the Social Action Gallery of the... Read more...

Kent Creates artist call for creative work on ‘home’

Kent Arts Commission Through 3/31/2017 The Kent Arts Commission has launched Kent Creates – a new web platform for sharing art, culture, and creative endeavors – and is seeking creative work of all kinds around the theme of “home” for an exhibit that runs January 23... Read more...

Federal Way Harmony Kings rehearsals

Men of all ages who love to sing are invited to be a part of the Barbershop Harmony Society’s mission of preserving and encouraging barbershop quartet singing in America – attend a Harmony Kings rehearsal to learn more! Rehearsals are every Tuesday, 7:30... Read more...

Community 4Culture

4Culture Rolling deadline, beginning 9/2016 Community 4Culture is a new grant program that aims to sustain an arts and cultural community reflective of King County’s diverse populations, and seeks to connect with groups and communities that 4Culture has not been... Read more...

Artist display space – Carco Theatre

Carco Theatre Ongoing review The Carco Theatre in Renton invites professional or amateur artists working in a variety of media to apply for consideration for the Carco Theatre Lobby art display. Local artists’ exhibits are scheduled for six week periods. The Lobby has... Read more...

Open 4Culture

4Culture Deadline: six weeks before public event 4Culture recognizes a need for an entry point into 4Culture’s funding opportunities. Open 4Culture provides awards of up to $1,500 for projects that are created by or for underserved communities of King County, and are... Read more...

Free legal services to non-profit organizations

Washington Attorneys Assisting Community Organizations WAACO provides free legal services to nonprofit organizations on their business transactional legal issues and can help your organization if you need legal help. Here are some examples of the legal work they can... Read more...

Free to SoCo members – organizational assessment

EntrePre Arts EntrePre Arts Consulting provides services in nonprofit board development, enterprise management, revenue strategies and engagement strategies for non-profit arts organizations facing opportunities for growth. Anna Brodie and Nancy Gosen are offering... Read more...

Kent’s Give Me Culture grants

Kent Arts Commission Year-round This new funding program will be directed to projects that serve the general public in Kent. Give Me Culture Grants are small, flexible grants available to individuals, organizations, and community groups. The Give Me Culture program is... Read more...

Free management strategy consultation

Free Consultation on Good Management Strategies for Cultural Organizations. This offer is exclusive to SoCoCulture members only. Marcia Holland, CAE, CEO, of Outcomes Unlimited, LLC, and a member of the SoCoCulture leadership team, is offering free, two-hour... Read more...