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Artist / Arts Groups Opportunities

Arts Explosion 

Call for Artists — Deadline: April 20, 2023

Arts Alive

 Call for Artists  — Submission: September 14, 2022 at the Performing Arts and Event Center

Contract for services

 Call for Artists  — Deadline: October 3, 2022

Gallery Program

Call for Artists — Deadline: October 20, 2022

Special Decatur and Todd Beamer Traffic Graffic Art Contest

Call for Artists Todd Beamer HS — Deadline: January 5, 2023

Call for Artists Decatur HS — Deadline: January 5, 2023

Municipal Court Student Art Contest 

Call for Artists  — Check Back March 2023


Arts Commission Responsibilities

The City of Federal Way Arts Commission is a group of nine volunteer members who are appointed by the City Council to develop and oversee the city's various arts programs. The Arts Commission advises and/or recommends to the City Council on all areas of the arts, including the fine arts, literary, performing, visual and cultural.  Please reference the following 2022 Work Plan.


  • Vickie Chynoweth, 2023 Chair
  • Karen Brugato, 2023 Vice Chair
  • Kimberly Bowman
  • Kenny Byrne
  • Angela Hahn
  • Janine Barber
  • Iveta Felzenberg
  • Open Position, Position 3
  • Open Position, Position 4
  • Open Position, Alternate 1
  • Open Position, Alternate 2


9:00 am - 10:30 am
First Thursday of each month at the Federal Way Community Center
City Calendar

Federal Way Community Center
876 South 333rd St.
Federal Way, WA 98003

Current and past meeting packets and agendas


Public Art

Federal Way Public Arts Flipbook
City of Federal Way Public Art Book      


Municipal Court Student Art Contest "What Liberty Means to Me"

2018 Winner Slide Show Movie

2019 Winner Slide Show Movie




Cassie Swan
Recreation Coordinator Arts & Events
Ph: 253-835-6928

Cody Geddes
Recreation Manager

Trisha Plucknett
Administrative Assistant

876 S. 333rd St.
Federal Way, WA  98003

Ph: 253-835-6910

Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm