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See ‘Richard II’ free at Shakespeare in the Park on Saturday, Aug. 5

See ‘Richard II’ free at Shakespeare in the Park on Saturday, Aug. 5

Burien Arts will be presenting ‘Richard II’ as part of its 2017 Shakespeare in the Park series on Saturday, Aug. 5 at Lake Burien School Memorial Park. The outdoor performance will run from... [Read more]

See ‘The Comedy of Errors’ FREE at Shakespeare in the Park on Sat., July 29

See ‘The Comedy of Errors’ FREE at Shakespeare in the Park on Sat., July 29

Burien Arts will be presenting ‘The Comedy of Errors’ as part of its 2017 Shakespeare in the Park series on Saturday, July 29 at Lake Burien School Memorial Park. The outdoor performance will... [Read more]

Burien’s 9th annual ‘Vision 20/20’ Art Gala & Sale will be Saturday, Nov. 19

Burien’s 9th annual ‘Vision 20/20’ Art Gala & Sale will be Saturday, Nov. 19

Burien Arts’ 9th Annual Vision 20/20 Art Gala and Sale – which includes more than 400 pieces of affordable art at $40 each – will be held on Saturday, Nov. 19 at the Burien Community Center. This... [Read more]

SAVE THE DATE: 9th annual ‘Vision 20/20’ Art Gala & Sale will be Nov. 19

SAVE THE DATE: 9th annual ‘Vision 20/20’ Art Gala & Sale will be Nov. 19

Burien Arts’ 9th Annual Vision 20/20 Art Gala and Sale – which includes more than 400 pieces of affordable art at $40 each – will be held on Saturday, Nov. 19 at the Burien Community Center. This... [Read more]

Finish up your art for ‘Community Art Month’ at Burien Arts Gallery

Finish up your art for ‘Community Art Month’ at Burien Arts Gallery

Kudos to the first artist’s submission for the August Community Art Exhibit at the Burien Arts Gallery, 826 SW 152nd Street: Way to Go Floyd Tokuda! He’s the first to submit his work. Now everyone,... [Read more]

Mandala Workshop will be at Burien Arts Gallery Saturday, May 7

Mandala Workshop will be at Burien Arts Gallery Saturday, May 7

A Mandala Workshop taught by Shannan Folino will be held on Saturday May 7 at the Burien Arts Gallery. People have been creating Mandalas for centuries. They are an internal and personal response to the... [Read more]

Burien Arts hosting Open House this Sunday, May 1

Burien Arts hosting Open House this Sunday, May 1

New to Burien and want to feel more connected to your new home? A long-time resident desiring to get more involved in your community? Maybe advancing the Arts in Burien and the Greater Highline area could... [Read more]

CARES now handles all stray, lost cat reports, is lauded for doing ‘fantastic job’

CARES now handles all stray, lost cat reports, is lauded for doing ‘fantastic job’

by Jack Mayne Once controversial, the CARES Animal Control agency told the Burien City Council they now handle all calls about cats where once they did not, and one Councilmember said they “have done... [Read more]

Burien Arts Gallery presents ‘Deciduous Sky’ exhibit in August

Burien Arts Gallery presents ‘Deciduous Sky’ exhibit in August

“Olive Grove” by Julie Devine. ​”Verbascum” by Julie Devine. “Deciduous Sky” is the title of Burien Arts Gallery’s August exhibit featuring landscape artist Julie... [Read more]

Linda Dougherty, long active in Burien Arts Association, passes away

Linda Dougherty, long active in Burien Arts Association, passes away

The Burien Arts Association is sad to report the death of long-time Burien Arts board member Linda Dougherty on July 7. “Linda was an active member of Burien Arts since its early days, served more than... [Read more]

City of Burien seeking applicants for Arts & Culture grants

City of Burien seeking applicants for Arts & Culture grants

Burien’s Arts & Culture funding is on an annual application cycle and is available to individuals, groups and organizations that provide arts and cultural enrichment to the residents of Burien. Applications... [Read more]

Still time to vote for Artists United favorite at Burien Arts Gallery

Still time to vote for Artists United favorite at Burien Arts Gallery

The Artists United Juried Show is in full swing at the Burien Arts Gallery for the month of March, and the following prizes were awarded: 1st Place Painting – Nancy Bogni – “The Ballerina” 2nd... [Read more]

REMINDER: Don’t miss out on the ‘Vision 20/20’ Art event Saturday night!

REMINDER: Don’t miss out on the ‘Vision 20/20’ Art event Saturday night!

Affordable art, a buying frenzy, fun food from local restaurants, marvelous music, refreshing wine and beer, great raffle prizes—all for a great cause, and all happening this Saturday night,... [Read more]

7th annual Burien Arts’ ‘Vision 20/20’ Art Sale will be Saturday, Nov. 22

7th annual Burien Arts’ ‘Vision 20/20’ Art Sale will be Saturday, Nov. 22

Mixing quality affordable art with a fun evening of music, food, wine and “buying frenzy,” the Burien Arts Association will be presenting its annual Vision 20/20 Art Sale on Saturday, Nov. 22. Doors... [Read more]

Burien Arts to paint faces for FREE at Saturday’s Pumpkin Festival

Burien Arts to paint faces for FREE at Saturday’s Pumpkin Festival

Pumpkins won’t be the only things decorated at this year’s Night of 1000 Pumpkins – coming this Saturday, Nov. 1. The artists from the Burien Arts Association will be painting faces for FREE at the... [Read more]

Free face painting by Burien Arts to be featured at Arts-A-Glow Festival Sept. 6

Free face painting by Burien Arts to be featured at Arts-A-Glow Festival Sept. 6

What’s fun and free? Answer: Face painting by the Artists from the Burien Arts Association at the unique Arts-A-Glow Burien Lantern Festival and Procession on Saturday, Sept. 6! Burien Arts volunteers... [Read more]

Family, friends remember Carol Selander through Burien Arts donations

Family, friends remember Carol Selander through Burien Arts donations

Programs that offer free art workshops for students will be greatly enhanced by generous donations from friends and family to the Burien Arts Association in honor of Carol Selander, a Burien cultural,... [Read more]

Artists United presenting juried art show at Burien Arts Gallery in May

Artists United presenting juried art show at Burien Arts Gallery in May

Local arts group Artists United will be presenting its annual Juried Art Show at the new Burien Arts Gallery in May. The gallery is located at 826 SW 152nd Street in Olde Burien. Hours are Wednesday through... [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]

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]

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…

Northwest’s only classic jazz festival set for March 8 at historic venue

Northwest’s only classic jazz festival set for March 8 at historic venue

The time is rapidly approaching for the Northwest’s only music festival that exclusively features classic jazz from the first half of the 20th Century – Burien Arts Association’s 6th annual Highline Classic Jazz Festival, coming Saturday, March 8…

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…