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Utility Box Mural

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 2017 Work Plan.


  • James Stiles
  • Gary Gillespie
  • Daniel Hershman, 2017 Chair 
  • Mary Blacker   
  • Dana Fox
  • Fran Tanner
  • Vickie Chynoweth, 2017 Vice Chair   
  • Alyson Soma
  • Iveta Felzenberg      
  • Karen Brugato, Alternate
  • Vacant, Alternate


7:30 am - 9:00 am
First Thursday of each month

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 info and entry form Elementary

2018 info and entry form Secondary

2017 Winner Slide Show Movie



Call to Artists / Non-profit Organizations: