Arts Commission

The Arts Commission's role is to advise and make recommendations to the City Council regarding the improvement and furtherance of artistic activities within the City. The Arts Commission reviews applications for Arts and Culture Grants and public art projects. Council reviews their recommendations and provides final approval. 

Meetings

When: 6:30 – 8 p.m., fourth Tuesdays of the month (no meeting in July and December)

Where: In response to the Governor's Safe Start - Washington Phased Reopening Plan, meetings will be held via Zoom. If you would like to attend an upcoming virtual meeting of the Arts Commission, please follow this link at the time of the meeting https://bit.ly/2Z371VU.

Agendas and Minutes

Members

Appointee

Position Number

Term Expires

Jill Big Eagle

Position 1

March 31, 2025

Shelley Brittingham

Position 2

March 31, 2023 

Gabriela Frank

Position 3

March 31, 2025

Melinda Behrman, Chair

Position 4

March 31, 2023

Putsata Reang, Vice Chair

Position 5

March 31, 2023

Gaylloyd Sissòn

Position 6

March 31, 2025

Vacant

Position 7

March 31, 2023

Tess Rossi-Busichio

Position 8

March 31, 2025

Andrew McMasters

Position 9

March 31, 2025

More Information

Contact 

Contact artscommission@burienwa.gov for questions or information.

Updated May 18, 2021