THE 2013 HIGHLINE CLASSIC JAZZ FESTIVAL FEATURED FIFTEEN TOP AREA BANDS IN ONE BIG DAY OF MUSIC AND DANCING AT DES MOINES' LANDMARK EVENT CENTER. See some of the pictures from this year's festival!
Burien Arts’ Fifth Annual Highline Classic Jazz Festival was Saturday March 9th from 2:30 pm-10pm and offered a Big Program at its new location, The Landmark Event Center in Des Moines.
There was more music with fifteen bands participating in three music venues, and more styles of music including Straight Ahead Jazz classics, early and mid -20th century jazz styles, from Dixieland, Gypsy Jazz, Blues, Ragtime to Big Band Swing.
Sing n Sketch Starts back up Thurs. Nov. 14th; Burien Arts Gallery exhibits 13 artists; and 20/20Gala Art Event is Sat. Nov. 23rd at the Community Center!
Come in out of the cold to the warm Burien Arts Gallery at 826 SW 152nd St. in Olde Burien to Sing and Sketch! This is a friendly, warm, atmosphere of making music, sketching, or just relaxing and listening....Open to all ages, no charge, goes from 6:30-8pm Every 2nd. Thursday of each month.
Thirteen local artists will be featured throughout the month of November at the brand new Burien Arts gallery, located at 826 152nd St in Burien, WA. The Burien Arts’ Invitational Group Exhibition will showcase sculpture, painting, drawing, ceramics, assemblages and more! The exhibit will run from Nov. 7 through Dec. 1st. 2013.
Join Burien Arts for its second art exhibit featuring artists: Mark Daughhetee, Ken DeRoux, Mark Eaton, Walker Hall, Aron Hart, Phillip Levine, Kelly Lyles, Mike McGrath, Joseph Pentheroudakis, Susie Schreiber, Lolly Shera, Garreth Schuh, and Roxanne Turner. Meet with the artists and enjoy a light reception on opening night, Thursday, November 7th from 4 – 8pm.
Operating hours for the Burien Arts Gallery are Wed. – Sat. from 12 – 7pm, and Sunday from 12 - 5pm. On Monday and Tuesday the gallery will be closed. Visit www.burienarts.org and Burien Arts’ facebook page for more information.
The Sixth Annual Vision 20/20 event will take place on Saturday, November 23rd at the Burien Community Center, 14700 6th Ave SW, Burien, WA. Doors open at 6:30 PM
Vision 20/20 patrons will enjoy wine and hors d’oeuvres while previewing the art work and talking to the artists. The unique part of the event comes at 8:00 PM when, at the sound of a bell, everyone takes the pieces of art they want from the walls. With each piece priced identically at $40 it boils down to a frenzy of active buying! The evening concludes after successful bids for the silent auction pieces are announced at 8:45 PM.
All are invited to attend this fun event and admission is by donation. Make sure you arrive in time to look over the art and find your favorite pieces. Visit www.burienarts.org and Burien Arts’ Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/pages/Burien-Arts/296435810409078?ref=br_tf for more information. One-half of the proceeds from the sale of art directly benefits Burien Arts’ year around programs with the balance paid to the artists as commissions.
Burien Arts - Our mission is to engage, enrich and entertain all of the communities, generations, and visitors to the Burien and Greater Highline region through creative and innovative arts programming. Burien Arts - founded in the 1960's - we are your local non-profit arts organization, here to serve the needs of the Greater Highline region.
Our current programming includes the Highline Classic Jazz Festival, Shakespeare in the Park in the summer (in Dottie Harper Park), 20/20 THE Art Happening of the year (Affordable art, food, beverages, good company, auction, and a chance to see up and coming artists as well as the tried and true and fabulous), monthly Sing and Sketch nights, quarterly arts networking meetings, and the yummy Strawberry Shortcake booth at the Strawberry Festival. Look for more exciting programming in the future.