What: CITYarts will produce and create its #318th public mural in collaboration with local youth, professional artists, volunteers and residents in the community. This mural will celebrate nature, raise awareness to the speed of climate change, and draw attention to sustainability through the format of storytelling.
Where: Garden Playground, 40 Beaver Street, Brooklyn, NY 11206. Wall size: 3-6ft H X 185Ft W
Who: Lead Artist: Haley Gewandter. PS 120 and PS 368, Williamsburg Charter High School, The Young Women’s Leadership School of Brooklyn. Sponsor: Disney.
Why: Revitalize neighborhood public parks to make them more welcoming and enjoyable for the community.
Bring together youth and families to collaborate on a project that will beautify their neighborhood.
Empower youth to take leadership roles in acting as a positive force in their community.
Raise awareness to the speed of climate change and draw attention to sustainability while learning practical skills.
When: Mid-May to October 2017