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REMINDER: Over 40 Artists’ works will be sold at ‘Vision 20/20’ Sat., Nov. 18

REMINDER: Over 40 Artists’ works will be sold at ‘Vision 20/20’ Sat., Nov. 18

Burien’s biggest Art Party – Vision 20/20 – is coming to the Burien Community Center on Saturday, Nov. 18, from 6:30 – 10:30 p.m.! This art auction is THE art event of the fall for Burien. Unique... [Read more]

Over 40 Artists’ works will be sold at ‘Vision 20/20’ fundraiser Sat., Nov. 18

Over 40 Artists’ works will be sold at ‘Vision 20/20’ fundraiser Sat., Nov. 18

Burien’s biggest Art Party – Vision 20/20 – is coming to the Burien Community Center on Saturday, Nov. 18, from 6:30 – 10:30 p.m.! This art auction is THE art event of the fall for Burien. Unique... [Read more]

SAVE THE DATE: Moshier Holiday Pottery Sale will be Saturday, Dec. 2

SAVE THE DATE: Moshier Holiday Pottery Sale will be Saturday, Dec. 2

Twice a year the potters at the Moshier Community Art Center gather to sell their handmade wares, so be sure to mark your calendar for their annual – and very popular – Holiday Pottery Sale on Saturday,... [Read more]

Did you know Burien has a Script Club? Next meeting will be Thurs., Nov. 16

Did you know Burien has a Script Club? Next meeting will be Thurs., Nov. 16

Did you know Burien has a script club? Burien Actors Theatre’s script club meets monthly at Merrill Gardens, with the next meeting set for Thursday, Nov. 16 at 1:30 p.m. This is an open and free meeting,... [Read more]

REMINDER: Día De Los Muertos / Day of the Dead Celebration is this Friday!

REMINDER: Día De Los Muertos / Day of the Dead Celebration is this Friday!

REMINDER: Burien’s annual Día De Los Muertos / Day of the Dead Celebration will be held at the Community Center from 6 – 9 p.m. this FRIDAY, Nov. 3. Don’t miss this fun-filled evening to learn... [Read more]

REMINDER: Artists United’s Art Fair is at Normandy Park Cove this weekend

REMINDER: Artists United’s Art Fair is at Normandy Park Cove this weekend

Artists United will be presenting its annual Art Fair this coming weekend – Nov. 4-5 (Saturday & Sunday) from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. – at the Normandy Park Cove. Original fine art, photography, prints,... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Windy fall days make for dramatic kiteboarding off Burien’s shores

PHOTOS: Windy fall days make for dramatic kiteboarding off Burien’s shores

Windy fall days sure make for some good opportunities for water sports like stand up paddle boarding and the always-dramatic kiteboarding. Courtesy Elston Hill comes some great photos taken of said sports... [Read more]

PHOTO: Blue Heron waits for fly fisherman at Seahurst Park Beach

PHOTO: Blue Heron waits for fly fisherman at Seahurst Park Beach

Courtesy Photographer Aaron Wells comes this great photo, captured Sunday evening at Seahurst Park. “The Blue Heron spent a good fifteen minutes waiting for the fly fisherman, a local man named... [Read more]

Burien’s annual Día De Los Muertos / Day of the Dead Celebration is Fri., Nov. 3

Burien’s annual Día De Los Muertos / Day of the Dead Celebration is Fri., Nov. 3

Burien’s annual Día De Los Muertos / Day of the Dead Celebration will be held at the Community Center from 6 – 9 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 3. Don’t miss this fun-filled evening to learn about the rich... [Read more]

CALL TO ARTISTS: Apply for 2018 Community Center Gallery Program

CALL TO ARTISTS: Apply for 2018 Community Center Gallery Program

Artists working in 2 dimensional media are invited to apply for the 2018 schedule of gallery exhibitions at the Burien Community Center, the City announced. The application deadline is Nov. 17, 2017. The... [Read more]

‘Vision 20/20’ Art Party Fundraiser will be at Burien Community Center Nov. 18

‘Vision 20/20’ Art Party Fundraiser will be at Burien Community Center Nov. 18

Burien’s biggest Art Party – Vision 20/20 – is coming to the Burien Community Center on Saturday, Nov. 18, from 6:30 – 10:30 p.m.! Over 400 pieces of original art by 40+ regional artists... [Read more]

PHOTO: Did you see the amazing rainbow Tuesday morning? Elston Hill did

PHOTO: Did you see the amazing rainbow Tuesday morning? Elston Hill did

Did you see the amazing rainbow that seemingly heralded the start of  ‘The Great Dark’ season Tuesday morning, Oct. 17? Elston Hill did, and he captured it in two photos that we did our best... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Could it be we’re seeing the last of the sunshine (for a while at least)?

PHOTOS: Could it be we’re seeing the last of the sunshine (for a while at least)?

By Elston Hill On Sunday morning (Oct. 15), there were no clouds in the sky. Mount Rainier beckoned from a golden sky with planes flying past. Contrails were orange. There was a crescent moon. The regional... [Read more]

Artists United’s annual Art Fair will be Nov. 4-5 at the Normandy Park Cove

Artists United’s annual Art Fair will be Nov. 4-5 at the Normandy Park Cove

Artists United will be presenting its annual Art Fair on Nov. 4-5 (Saturday & Sunday) from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. at the Normandy Park Cove. Original fine art, photography, prints, cards, and jewelry... [Read more]

REMINDER: ‘Burien Man’ arts fest SeaCompression is this Saturday night

REMINDER: ‘Burien Man’ arts fest SeaCompression is this Saturday night

REMINDER: SeaCompression – an arts-centric fundraiser festival – is returning to Burien this Saturday, Oct. 14, from 4 p.m. – Midnight. This year’s event will be FREE, all ages/kid-friendly... [Read more]

Matthew Smith will perform at John Knox Presbyterian Church Sunday, Nov. 5

Matthew Smith will perform at John Knox Presbyterian Church Sunday, Nov. 5

Matthew Smith is a Nashville-based singer-songwriter who writes brand new music to centuries-old hymn texts, and he’ll be performing at John Knox Presbyterian Church on Sunday, Nov. 5. Smith is... [Read more]

Works from Photographer Season Yoshida at Burien Community Center

Works from Photographer Season Yoshida at Burien Community Center

The Burien Community Center is currently presenting the works of photographer Season Yoshida until the end of November 2017. The artist’s exhibit is titled “Living the Second Life”. In the artist’s... [Read more]

SeaCompression Arts Festival Fundraiser returning to Burien Saturday, Oct. 14

SeaCompression Arts Festival Fundraiser returning to Burien Saturday, Oct. 14

SeaCompression – an arts-centric fundraiser festival – is returning to Burien on Saturday, Oct. 14, from 4 p.m. – Midnight! This year’s event will be FREE, all ages/kid-friendly, and will... [Read more]

PHOTOS: A Magical Night at Dottie Harper Park for 10th Annual Arts-A-Glow

PHOTOS: A Magical Night at Dottie Harper Park for 10th Annual Arts-A-Glow

This past Saturday was the 10th annual Arts-A-Glow festival held in Burien. For the past several years the event has taken place at Dottie Harper Park with food trucks, music and artwork sprinkled through... [Read more]

B/IAS founders will present at South King County Public Art Symposium Sept. 22

B/IAS founders will present at South King County Public Art Symposium Sept. 22

In 2009, the Burien Interim Art Space took over an empty lot near Town Square. Photo by Scott Schaefer. ‘What Works’ – a South King County Public Art Symposium – will be held on Friday,... [Read more]

REMINDER: ‘Arts-A-Glow’ promises a magical night this Saturday, Sept. 9

REMINDER: ‘Arts-A-Glow’ promises a magical night this Saturday, Sept. 9

Celebrating its 10th anniversary, Burien’s magical 2017 Arts-A-Glow event will feature dozens of light art installations scattered throughout Dottie Harper Park’s mature fir tree forest this Saturday,... [Read more]

PHOTO: Wet spiderweb a sign that (gulp) fall is coming…

PHOTO: Wet spiderweb a sign that (gulp) fall is coming…

Courtesy Elston Hill comes this great photo of a wet spiderweb seen on his deck Thursday morning (Aug. 31) – a sure sign that fall is coming (click image to see larger version): But don’t worry... [Read more]

Katalia’s Community Corner: Meet local Artist Josh Manderville

Katalia’s Community Corner: Meet local Artist Josh Manderville

[EDITOR’S NOTE: Please welcome our newest Writer, 17-year old Katalia Alexander, a journalism student at Mt. Rainier High School who nearly single-handedly led a successful effort to revive the school’s... [Read more]

The final 2017 B-Town Beat Music & Art Walk will be Friday, Sept. 1

The final 2017 B-Town Beat Music & Art Walk will be Friday, Sept. 1

The final 2017 B-Town Beat Music and Art Walk will be held on Friday, Sept. 1, from 6 – 9 p.m. in downtown Burien on SW 152nd Street between 4th and 10th Ave SW. Plan now for the B-Town Beat’s Music... [Read more]