Kevin Hoffberg Named Executive Director of VCA

Vashon Center for the Arts is pleased to announce the appointment of Kevin Hoffberg as Executive Director effective June 1, 2018. Kevin served on the VCA Board of Trustees starting in 2016 and joined the Executive Committee in 2017. He has been…

Friday Fish Wrap 5.25.18

Five things worth knowing this week Jesse, we hardly knew ye.  We're incredibly sad to bid farewell to our multi-talented Technical Director, Jesse Bell.  He and his young family are pulling up stakes and heading to the great state of Florida. Jesse…

The Heron Speaks: Building Our Building Part Two

Since writing “Building Our Building,” it has become clear some additional clarification is in order. Endowment, Quasi-Endowment, Sustainability Fund Over the course of the project, VCA has maintained its commitment to establishing and…

Friday Fish Wrap 5.18.18

Five things worth knowing this week Vashon Summer Arts Fest Update: On Friday, last day for open calls, we got 15 proposals for Vashon Summer Arts Fest on top of the nearly 25 we already had.  It is truly an amazing and overflowing bounty…

Friday Fish Wrap 5.11.18

Five things worth knowing this week It’s hard to write this week’s Fish Wrap without reflecting on the cultural richness and texture of last weekend.  Just to sample a bit of it . . . Viva Baile Folklorico.  It is hard to overstate…

Friday Fish Wrap 5.4.18

Five things worth knowing this week. Roll Riptide, Roll.  A few months ago VCA was proud and pleased to help sponsor a group of Vashon High School Riptide journalists to attend the National High School Scholastic Journalism Conference in…

Friday Fish Wrap 4.27.18

Five things worth knowing this week Bruce Morser Part 1:  Bruce Morser began his VAIS residency this week with Chautauqua 4thgraders studying Birds of Vashon.  He gave the kids a tour of his installation in the Kay lobby, then a review…

The Heron Speaks: Building Our Building

In April of 2016, Vashon celebrated the opening of the Katherine L White Hall.  The multi-use, LEED Silver certified building features a state of the art performance hall with supporting back stage spaces, the 1,000 square foot Hans and Cindy…

Friday Fish Wrap 4.20.18

Five things worth knowing this week Loving Late Start Art. Late Start Arts spring session kicked off on Thursday with a FULL house (double underline the word full!!).  Both sections of our ongoing before-school arts class were filled with…