Build a prototype version of a vending machine filled with essential supplies for people experiencing homelessness that could be accessed for free. These machines could be engineered to make sure their purchases are limited to 3x a day or once. They could be issued a special card, or potentially take an EBT card or cash.
Lynn had a large mural project, Beyond Walls, that drew a lot of publicity! We could kick off a Lowell mural project with Lowell artists. This could include small walls outside the historic district such as working with a property owner on Appleton Street, or it could include murals on plywood or on banners that [Read more…]
We would pick a location that has changed and perhaps needs attention. We would find historic photos (with rights purchased or donated) and make a contest of painting interpretations of the historic streetscape in that location. We would create a small display at that location. We would also offset costs by creating postcards of the [Read more…]
Partner with UML computer sciences to make an app and get artists to submit digital “murals” that can be superimposed onto exterior walls of buildings. If it is impossible to make the full app, then make a simpler app that would show art inspired by certain locations (it could be like a treasure hunt for [Read more…]