Determine a location and organize a monthly filmmaker/video producer circle. Work with LTC to provide this circle resources and networking opportunities. Market the circle to young people doing social media videos, retired people who may want to share their interest, and everyone in-between, including crossing cultural lines.
All over the city — especially downtown — our buildings have advertising signs (AKA ghost signs). These old signs are fading and suffer when the brick walls get much needed repointing. Why not create one large mural that represents all (or many) of the endangered original signs? Each of the original signs could be reduced [Read more…]
The mural of signs accentuates Lowell and helps our city to retain that unique character that comes from painted wall advertising. The signs can be viewed the way they were meant to be — on buildings — in a more accessible and informative way. The buildings themselves become the historical [Read more…]
Creating a new ideal mural for Downtown Lowell. Message/theme. “The Local Views Upon the Mill City of Lowell” Looking within Lowell there are a lot of historical relics within the city itself. How would you like to think about making a new historical piece that we can admire within the future? Knowing that the city [Read more…]
I believe it is a memorial event for artist and the community giving people a new history to look back upon. Bonding/interacting others with each to create a healthier social city. Send positive vibes though out the years. This mural will become a new ideal relic and would symbolize the [Read more…]
Educate the community of proper safety procedures for used dropped syringes through a campaign online, flyers, meetings, etc. In addition, needle stations might prevent risk and it would be helpful to have them in areas where needles are commonly found. We could partner with the City, a homelessness services provider, or a drug recovery nonprofit [Read more…]