About Us

Our Mission


The Shoreline-Lake Forest Park Arts Council values the arts as basic to the human spirit, as creative connections to a diverse world, and as a measure of civilization. The vision of the Council is that the arts will be a valued and integral part of the Shoreline/Lake Forest Park community thus ensuring a high quality of life for all residents and the community as a whole.


To cultivate creativity and inspire our community through the arts.


  • promote public awareness of the arts in the community;
  • coordinate and sponsor performances, exhibitions, and other arts programs, activities and events which benefit and compliment the total community development
  • advocate for support for the arts, arts programs, and arts organizations in the community
  • sponsor, present, promote and support educational programs for the benefit of the community concerning all aspects of the visual and performing arts
  • provide financial and other support for arts organizations, artists, arts activities and projects.


The Shoreline-Lake Forest Park Arts Council is supported by :

The City of Shoreline, The City of Lake Forest Park, 4 Culture, the King County Cultural Development Authority, and Arts Council Members and Friends.