September 30, 2014 and October 2, 2014
ArtWeek Boston is an initiative of the Citi Performing Arts Center, whose mission is to be a champion for nonprofit innovation in Boston and provide arts and entertainment to the greater community. ArtWeek Boston is a biannual celebration of the arts and allows arts patrons of all kinds to have a unique curated experience. Fall ArtWeek will be held September 26 – October 5, 2014 and VSA MA is sponsoring two events that you are invited to attend.
September 30, 2014 - Parkolation LEGO Iteration Party Come hang out, learn and create in the first Boston parklet (mini park) designed and built by young people! What will you get to do?
* Explore the same essential design question that sparked this project: How can we make public street space more human-centered, green, beautiful and community-oriented?
* Collaborate with the students, artists and community partners who built the parklet, and coaches from the MIT Media Lab’s Lifelong Kindergarten Group to create your own LEGO model parklet designs and photos.
* Snack while you play! Light fare and refreshments will be provided by our Parklet Partner, Mei Mei Restaurant. Please Register:
October 2, 2014 - Drawing In the Community. Add to an art exhibit with some artwork of your own. Celebrating the show "Out My Window: Drawings and Paintings by Sidewalk Sam" the community is welcome to respond to Sidewalk's artwork with drawings of their own which will be displayed at the NonProfit Center. Participants May also attend a conversation about the show and their own drawings with Sidewalk Sam during a reception from 4pm to 7pm (Conversation at 6pm). Please Register:Tweet