In addition to providing food from a community vegetable garden it would provide a community gathering space, provide habitat for wildlife, vegetation for water control, and improve urban air quality, reduce energy consumption, and generally improve the quality of life for residents of the community. This is a system that [Read more…]
Use the empty windows on Merrimack St. to create a 24/7 gallery to show the work of local artists and studio groups. When visitors come to town for our Folk Festival, they are often faced with empty and papered windows when they wander through town. This project can be as large or small as the [Read more…]
Artists can choose to paint directly on plywood for these installations or collaborate in groups. Or the plywood can be used as a support for smaller artworks…no nails, hooks etc. will be installed on the property, everything is easily portable if a renter is found and the artwork needs to [Read more…]
We rent, borrow, occupy an empty space once a week or every two weeks. We play a variety of popular music. Families can come and grade-schoolers and middle schoolers dance just for fun and show off their moves. Juice and water are sold. A dance instructor and DJ make sure everyone’s having a good time.