Bringing Poetry to Public Spaces!
Murals, exhibits, workshops, more...
Summer poetry camp for teens writing poetry based on MLK Principles of Nonviolence. We chose favorite excerpts and handed them off to mural artist Hartford.Art with CT Murals for a collaborative mural painted at Hartford's Parkville Market.
Youth poetry included on a mural in Hartford by artist Cory Pane and Andre Rochester with CT Murals/RiseUp, sponsored by The Roberts Foundation.
Empty Storefront activation: exhibiting poems written by passersby about human emotions alongside their photographs in effort to revitalize Allyn Street
Giant banner mural created from poems written by people of all ages in response to MLK's principals of nonviolence.