Experience the best of Black arts and culture at Seattle’s premier institution and cultural hub. LANGSTON produces many events throughout the year for lovers of film, art, dance, music, and theater for artists both local and national. Come visit; we are perfectly located in Seattle’s beloved Central District.


Whether you are a culture buff or novice, LANGSTON has events for you and your crew.


Since 2016, LANGSTON has been Seattle’s leader in cultivating Black brilliance. Our mission is to strengthen and advance our community through Black arts and culture. Sign-up for our emails to stay connected!

Your tax-deductible contribution supports one of Seattle’s oldest nonprofit spaces, showing innovative work by emerging and established artists across disciplines. Our programs range from art, dance, music, and film, to performance, theater, and video, in addition to artists’ talks, lecture series, and literary events. Since our inception, LANGSTON has been a powerful force in shaping the cultural landscape of this city.