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The May B-Town Beat will be Thursday, May 1

The May B-Town Beat will be Thursday, May 1

The next B-Town Beat Art & Music Walk will be held from 6 – 9 p.m. on Thursday, May 1. Here’s more from the B-Town Beatsters: In Washington State, May has been proclaimed “Arts Education... [Read more]

Normandy Park Arts Fest will be June 7–8; Artist application deadline is May 29

Normandy Park Arts Fest will be June 7–8; Artist application deadline is May 29

The 16th annual Normandy Parks Arts Festival will be held at the Normandy Park City Hall from June 7 – 8, and the Artist application deadline is May 29. “All the world is a stage and you’re... [Read more]

Moshier Spring Pottery Sale will be Saturday, May 3

Moshier Spring Pottery Sale will be Saturday, May 3

The annual Moshier Spring Pottery Sale will be held on Saturday, May 3, from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. at the Moshier Art Center, located at 430 S. 156th Street. “Twice a year the potters at the Moshier... [Read more]

Burien Artist Danny Mansmith featured at Community Center through May

Burien Artist Danny Mansmith featured at Community Center through May

The Burien Community Center will be hosting an exhibit by Burien artist Danny Mansmith through the end of May. Danny is a self taught, mixed media, fiber, and installation artist. His exhibit is titled... [Read more]

City of Normandy Park Arts Commission holding Reception Thursday night

City of Normandy Park Arts Commission holding Reception Thursday night

Exhibit Artist Anette Lusher and one of her works. The City of Normandy Park Arts Commission will be holding an opening night reception for ‘Without Limitations – Visions of Many: An Exhibit Showcasing... [Read more]

Get into a ‘Hot Mess’ at Burien Arts Gallery reception on Thursday, April 3

Get into a ‘Hot Mess’ at Burien Arts Gallery reception on Thursday, April 3

A “Hot Mess” will have an opening reception from 5 – 8 p.m. at the Burien Arts Gallery at 826 SW 152nd Street on Thursday, April 3, and running through April 26. Here’s more info... [Read more]

Mt. Rainier student to display drawings in Olde Burien as part of senior project

Mt. Rainier student to display drawings in Olde Burien as part of senior project

Mt. Rainier High student Amber Fiol will display four of her drawings during April at Skinperfect Salon in Olde Burien as part of her senior year project. The grand opening for Amber’s show, titled... [Read more]

Welcome spring at the ‘B-Town Beat Art & Music Walk’ on Thursday, April 3

Welcome spring at the ‘B-Town Beat Art & Music Walk’ on Thursday, April 3

Welcome spring to Burien at the next ‘B-Town Beat Art & Music Walk’ in downtown Burien on Thursday night, April 3. “Come down to B-Town and enjoy live art and music, for free!”... [Read more]

Opening Reception for ‘Transformations’ at Burien Art Gallery Thursday

Opening Reception for ‘Transformations’ at Burien Art Gallery Thursday

“Eddie’s Vacation” by Susan Darms. The Burien Arts Gallery, which will be featuring three artists in March, will be holding an Opening Reception for ‘TRANSFORMATIONS’ this... [Read more]

Eclectic mix on display at Burien Arts Gallery during March

Eclectic mix on display at Burien Arts Gallery during March

The  Burien Arts Association is presenting a wide range of styles in its March exhibit at the new Burien Arts Gallery, located at 826 SW 152nd Street in Olde Burien. Titled, “Transformations,” the... [Read more]

B-Town Beat Art & Music Walk returning to downtown Burien Thursday, March 6

B-Town Beat Art & Music Walk returning to downtown Burien Thursday, March 6

The B-Town Beat Art & Music Walk will be returning to downtown Burien on Thursday night, March 6, from 6 – 9 p.m. This will be the first B-Town Beat of 2014. “Come down to B-Town and enjoy... [Read more]

REVIEW: ‘Noises Off!’ – ‘from the ashes of tragedy comes a comedy so hilarious…’

REVIEW: ‘Noises Off!’ – ‘from the ashes of tragedy comes a comedy so hilarious…’

Photo of the cast of ‘Noises Off!” by Michael Brunk. by Shelli Park If anyone is dedicated to bringing, and keeping, great theatre to Burien it is Maggie Lerrick and Eric Dickman, managing... [Read more]

COUPON: Save $5 off ‘Noises Off,’ opening Friday at former Staples space

COUPON: Save $5 off ‘Noises Off,’ opening Friday at former Staples space

Burien Actors Theatre will be presenting the comedy “Noises Off” – called “the funniest farce ever written” – starting this Friday, Feb. 21 and running through March 23 at... [Read more]

‘Noises Off’ at Burien Actors Theatre starts Feb. 21; ‘funniest farce ever written’

‘Noises Off’ at Burien Actors Theatre starts Feb. 21; ‘funniest farce ever written’

Burien Actors Theatre (formerly Burien Little Theatre) will be presenting the comedy “Noises Off” – called “the funniest farce ever written” – starting Feb. 21 and running through March 23 at the former Staples location…

Burien Arts wants to paint your face – for FREE – on Valentine’s Day

Burien Arts wants to paint your face – for FREE – on Valentine’s Day

The Burien Arts Association has a special gift for visitors to its new gallery on Valentine’s Day (Friday, Feb. 14) – FREE face painting! The Burien Arts artists will quickly transform participants into their own personal valentine…

Reception for ‘Spotlight on Student Art’ is Friday at Burien Arts Gallery

Reception for ‘Spotlight on Student Art’ is Friday at Burien Arts Gallery

Burien Arts invites YOU to the ‘Spotlight on Student Art’ Exhibit, opening this Friday, Feb. 7, with a reception from 4 to 8 p.m. at the Burien Arts Gallery…

Art from Marianne Perkins now on display at Burien Community Center

Art from Marianne Perkins now on display at Burien Community Center

The Burien Community Center will be displaying work from artist Marianne Perkins through the end of March. Marianne grew up in Chicago, and spent her teen years hanging around the Chicago Art Institute…

REMINDER: Enjoy soup in an artistic bowl, fight hunger at ‘Empty Bowls’ Fri.

REMINDER: Enjoy soup in an artistic bowl, fight hunger at ‘Empty Bowls’ Fri.

REMINDER: Help fight hunger in our community AND enjoy some great food at the 2014 ‘Empty Bowls’ fundraiser this Friday, Jan. 31 at the Burien Community Center…

Student work part of Featured Exhibit at Burien Arts Gallery; reception Feb. 7

Student work part of Featured Exhibit at Burien Arts Gallery; reception Feb. 7

Burien Arts’ February exhibit will be a “Spotlight on Student Art” at the Burien Arts Gallery, located at 826 SW 152nd Street in Olde Burien…

SAVE THE DATE: Highline Classic Jazz Festival will be Saturday, March 8

SAVE THE DATE: Highline Classic Jazz Festival will be Saturday, March 8

Here’s a great New Year’s Resolution – plan ahead to attend Puget Sound’s premier classic jazz festival on Saturday, March 8! Burien Arts Association’s 6th Annual Highline Classic Jazz Festival... [Read more]

The All-Stars are coming to the brand-new Burien Arts gallery in January

The All-Stars are coming to the brand-new Burien Arts gallery in January

Burien Arts, operators of the gallery in Olde Burien, have invited the Top 5 selling artists from their successful Vision 20/20 Art Event in November to showcase two to three larger pieces each. The show... [Read more]

Military Road to be focus of 2014 site-specific Arts projects

Military Road to be focus of 2014 site-specific Arts projects

Two projects focusing on the historical significance of Military Road (see map below) have received site-specific project funding from 4Culture, the cultural services agency that provides arts and heritage... [Read more]

JOBS: Moshier Community Art Center looking for Instructors

JOBS: Moshier Community Art Center looking for Instructors

The Moshier Community Art Center is looking for instructors, especially painting and drawing instructors for adult classes. Interested instructor/artists should send a resume and class proposal to alisas@burienwa.gov.  Read More →

Burien Arts offering FREE Art Workshops for grades 4-6 starting Jan. 5

Burien Arts offering FREE Art Workshops for grades 4-6 starting Jan. 5

Our friends at Burien Arts are offer FREE Art Workshops for students in grade 4-6 starting Sunday, Jan. 5 at the Burien Library. Here’s the full schedule: Sunday Jan 5: Pet Portraits in Collage Sunday... [Read more]

Donut-shaped sculpture ‘Taurus’ at Seahurst Park removed, to be destroyed

Donut-shaped sculpture ‘Taurus’ at Seahurst Park removed, to be destroyed

As we first reported Thursday, Dec. 5, the donut-shaped (or innertube-shaped depending on your age) sculpture ‘Taurus,’ designed by Thomas Lindsey and in place at Burien’s Seahurst Park since 1977, has been removed…

Burien Artist Marge Ellsworth presents a ‘brand new way’ to look at money

Burien Artist Marge Ellsworth presents a ‘brand new way’ to look at money

Everyone is interested in money – how to get it, how to spend it, how to keep it. Now Burien artist Marge Ellsworth is presenting a brand new way to look at money in an exhibit at Burien Press (423 SW... [Read more]