Art installation at Bellevue Downtown Park

23′ Art Installation Reaches Completion at Bellevue Park

The new art installation at Bellevue Downtown Park has reached completion. The 23-foot art installation has been named “Piloti”. The art piece is made up of 6,665 individual pieces and 180,000 rivets. Created by Marc Fornes/THEVERYMANY, the art piece is intended to reflect Bellevue’s innovative technology sector, love of natural […]


Performing Arts Center Eastside Hires New Executive Director

The Board of Directors of Performing Arts Center Eastside recently appointed Lora Unger as the Center’s new Executive Director. She began her position on May 1st, 2023. “We are thrilled to welcome Lora to PACE as our new Executive Director,” said Board Chair Eric Stelter. “We were all impressed by […]

Amazon Artist's in Residence program

Amazon’s 2023 Artist in Residence Program Largest to Date

The sixth annual Artist in Residence program put on by Amazon provides local Seattle-area artists with a $15,000 grant, 10 weeks of studio space the Bellevue or Seattle offices, and an opportunity to connect with Amazon employees by sharing their artistic inspiration and processes. This year, the program will feature […]

Bellwether 2022

Bellevue’s Annual Arts and Culture Festival Happening throughout September

Bellevue’s annual arts festival, Bellwether, is happening now through most of September. The festival features digital residences and augmented reality, as well as in-person events. Bellwether is an arts experience produced by the city in collaboration with Bellevue’s arts community and the city’s Arts Commission. All events are free and […]

Amazon's Artist in Residence program

Amazon Opens Applications for its 2023 Artist in Residence Program

Amazon recently announced that they opened applications for their Artist in Residence program for 2023. Office space will be offered in the Bellevue and Seattle offices. The company is offering $15,000 grants and 10-weeks of free studio space. The program is intended for local artists that are interested in expanding […]

Bellevue Arts Fair

76th Annual Bellevue Arts Fair to Take Place July 29-31

Bellevue Arts Museum is hosting their annual arts & crafts festival on July 29th through 31st. This is the 76th year for the Arts Fair. Guests are invited to shop from over 300 artists showcasing unique, handmade craft and art. The marketplace represents modern, traditional, and emerging work. BAM Arts […]