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Burien Arts Commission holding first ‘Meet and Greet’ event Friday, Feb. 16

Burien Arts Commission holding first ‘Meet and Greet’ event Friday, Feb. 16

The Burien Arts Commission is embarking on a new project to gather the artists of Burien together for a series of “Meet and Greet” events. The first of these events will be held on Friday, Feb. 16,... [Read more]

CALL TO ARTISTS: Applications now open for 4Culture’s Arc Artist Fellowship

CALL TO ARTISTS: Applications now open for 4Culture’s Arc Artist Fellowship

CALL TO ARTISTS: 4Culture’s Arc Artist Fellowship will provide $12,000 in unrestricted funding for individual artists, with a deadline of Nov. 29, 2017. An unrestricted grant allows artists to apply... [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]

PHOTOS: Walkers enjoy public Art during WABI Burien Art Walk

PHOTOS: Walkers enjoy public Art during WABI Burien Art Walk

Story & Photos by Elston Hill Despite the yuck in the air, there was good attendance on Sunday, Aug. 6 for the WABI Burien Art Walk, led by Maureen Hoffmann. Maureen did an outstanding job explaining... [Read more]

REMINDER: It’s Wild Strawberry Festival weekend, and here’s the schedule!

REMINDER: It’s Wild Strawberry Festival weekend, and here’s the schedule!

REMINDER: It’s Wild Strawberry Festival & Father’s Day Car Show weekend! Festivities start at and around Burien Town Square Park on Saturday, June 17 (10 a.m. – 6 p.m.), and Sunday,... [Read more]

Watch Graffiti Artists create amazing murals in the Art Alley this weekend

Watch Graffiti Artists create amazing murals in the Art Alley this weekend

Photo from the 2015 Mural Masters event courtesy Elston Hill. Come celebrate the 3rd annual NW Mural Masters event, featuring several local graffiti and street artists from the Northwest and beyond this... [Read more]

Normandy Park Arts Festival will be held the weekend of May 20-21

Normandy Park Arts Festival will be held the weekend of May 20-21

Poster art by 2016 arts festival “People’s Choice” award winner Crystal Campbell The Normandy Park Arts Festival will be held the weekend of May 20-21, 2017, with an Art Show/Competition & Awards,... [Read more]

Applications now open for Recology CleanScapes’ Artist in Residence Program

Applications now open for Recology CleanScapes’ Artist in Residence Program

Recology CleanScapes’ Artist in Residence (AIR) Program provides local artists the opportunity to create art using materials gathered from the company’s recycling facility in South Seattle. Applications... [Read more]

‘WE the PEOPLE’ Political Art Show will be held on Friday, Jan. 20

‘WE the PEOPLE’ Political Art Show will be held on Friday, Jan. 20

Courtesy local Artist Amber Nichol: It has been the responsibility of artists to accurately reflect society in the face of injustice. I am proud to be hosting this collection of art inspired by the hopes... [Read more]

New year brings new Mobile Art Gallery to Burien city offices starting Jan. 6

New year brings new Mobile Art Gallery to Burien city offices starting Jan. 6

A new year brings new changes. In the case of the Burien Arts Association, the change is converting from a storefront gallery in Olde Burien (which is closing Dec. 24) to a new Mobile Gallery at Burien’s... [Read more]

Two Opening Receptions this weekend before Burien Arts Gallery closes its doors

Two Opening Receptions this weekend before Burien Arts Gallery closes its doors

You have two chances to attend a final Opening Reception at the Burien Arts Gallery in Olde Burien. The Burien Arts Association will host its usual First Friday Opening Reception this Friday, Dec. 2, 5-8... [Read more]

Buy local, buy handmade – Moshier Holiday Pottery Sale will be Sat., Dec. 3

Buy local, buy handmade – Moshier Holiday Pottery Sale will be Sat., Dec. 3

The annual Moshier Holiday Pottery Sale will be Saturday, Dec. 3, from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. at Moshier Art Center (430 S. 156th, Burien). Twice a year, the potters at the Moshier Community Art Center gather... [Read more]

Meet two talented local artists Tonight (Friday) at Burien Arts Gallery Reception

Meet two talented local artists Tonight (Friday) at Burien Arts Gallery Reception

Tonight – Friday evening, Oct. 7 – meet two local talented artists whose works are featured in October at the Burien Arts Gallery. The Opening Reception with Ken DeRoux and Garreth Schuh is TONIGHT... [Read more]

Artists United’s annual Art Fair will be Nov. 5 & 6 at the Normandy Park Cove

Artists United’s annual Art Fair will be Nov. 5 & 6 at the Normandy Park Cove

Artists United will be holding its annual Art Fair on Nov. 5 & 6, from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. at the Normandy Park Cove. Included will be original art from over 20 local artists, with paintings, photography,... [Read more]

Artists set for Vision 20/20 – Burien’s biggest art gala coming Nov. 19

Artists set for Vision 20/20 – Burien’s biggest art gala coming Nov. 19

The Burien Arts Association announced that it has received a “tremendous response to its call for artists to participate in Burien’s biggest annual art gala.” “We now have enough artists... [Read more]

Painters Ken DeRoux and Garreth Schuh at Burien Arts Gallery; reception Oct. 6

Painters Ken DeRoux and Garreth Schuh at Burien Arts Gallery; reception Oct. 6

Painters Ken DeRoux and Garreth Schuh will be featured at Burien Arts Gallery through October.. Also Artists United artists. An Artist’s Reception will be held on Friday, Oct. 6, from 5-8 p.m., at the... [Read more]

CALL FOR ARTISTS: ‘Vision 20/20’ – Burien’s biggest art sale – is seeking Art!

CALL FOR ARTISTS: ‘Vision 20/20’ – Burien’s biggest art sale – is seeking Art!

CALL FOR ARTISTS: Burien Arts Association is looking for additional talented artists to show their work at ‘Vision 20/20’ – Burien’s biggest annual art gala, being held on Saturday, Nov.... [Read more]

Meet community Artists Friday night at Burien Arts Gallery

Meet community Artists Friday night at Burien Arts Gallery

Meet your community’s Artists tonight – Friday, Aug. 5, 5-8 p.m. – at an Opening Reception in the Burien Arts Gallery. Since October 2013, the Burien Arts Gallery at 826 SW 152nd Street in Olde... [Read more]

Burien Arts Gallery wants your Artwork! Make some Art & get on their walls

Burien Arts Gallery wants your Artwork! Make some Art & get on their walls

The Burien Arts Gallery wants your artwork! August is ‘Community Art Month’ in Burien. Engage your creativity Make some art in response to this photo Burien Arts will exhibit it on the... [Read more]

REMINDER: Student Music & Art featured at B-Town Beat this Thursday

REMINDER: Student Music & Art featured at B-Town Beat this Thursday

Help celebrate Student Art Month at May’s B-Town Beat, which is partnering with Highline Public Schools and Burien Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services for a Student Music and Art Walk this... [Read more]

Want to help promote the Arts in Burien? Here’s how YOU can…

Want to help promote the Arts in Burien? Here’s how YOU can…

Do you care about the Arts in Burien and the Greater Highline area? Are you interested in becoming more involved in promoting the Arts? If so, the Burien Arts Association invites you to an Open House/Salon... [Read more]

Celebrate Student Art Month at The B-Town Beat on Thursday, May 5

Celebrate Student Art Month at The B-Town Beat on Thursday, May 5

Help celebrate Student Art Month at May’s B-Town Beat, which is partnering with Highline Public Schools and Burien Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services for a Student Music and Art Walk on Thursday,... [Read more]

Local Artist forms group to perform ‘Live Spray Paint Show’ during BUFO Friday

Local Artist forms group to perform ‘Live Spray Paint Show’ during BUFO Friday

Local Artist Sam Sneke and his group have been provided a giant wall measuring 8′ high x 32′ feet long to paint during the Burien UFO & Film Festival this Friday night, April 1. Both events... [Read more]

Meet Burien Arts Gallery’s April artists on festive April Fools this Friday night

Meet Burien Arts Gallery’s April artists on festive April Fools this Friday night

By Greta Dutton ​By Julie Jacobson The forecast is for fair weather but it will be “Gray Sky” at the Burien Arts Gallery this Friday evening for April Fools Day. Come meet Gray Sky Studio Artists... [Read more]