Connecting with neighborhoods through art

Jun252014

Great piece from Philadelphia on getting people of different backgrounds involved in their neighborhood through shared art projects, such as crowdsourced murals and positive storytelling.

Hunter Franks, an artist and founder of the Neighborhood Postcard Project and League of Creative Interventionists, is in Philadelphia for three weeks using participatory art to create connections between people and neighborhoods with Knight Foundation support

Read more of Hunter’s thoughts on Philadelphia’s Belmont neighborhood, and how he is using participatory art to bring neighbors together: http://www.knightfoundation.org/blogs/knightblog/2014/6/24/creative-interventions-tour-philadelphia-breaking-down-stereotypes-through-art/

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