Newark Public Art Program recognized by Booker Administration & Municipal Council

The Booker Administration and the Newark Municipal Council have declared the Newark Public Art Program among their top 50 accomplishments of the last five years!

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Broadway and Bloomfield!

Still Eye Rise
79 Broadway
Newark Murals / Newark Public Art Program
Artists: Joel Bergner, James Wilson, and students at JFK School
Community Partner: La Casa de Don Pedro
Arts Administrator: City Without Walls

Site before mural

Community Design Workshop with artist Joel Bergner, hosted by La Casa de Don Pedro

Dedication ceremony

Newark Murals 2009-10 Poster

Download a 11×17 poster showing eight of the twelve Newark Murals created 2009-10.

Broad and Broadway!

You and Me, an Extraordinary Experience
23 Broadway
Newark Murals / Newark Public Art Program
Artists: Dasic Fernandez with Yasmin de Jesus and youth team
Community Partner: La Casa de Don Pedro
Arts Administrator: City Without Walls

Springfield and Prince!

Time to Build, Time to Grow
Newark Murals / Newark Public Art Program
168 Springfield Avenue
Artists: Glassroots (Kate Dowd and James Blake) with youth team
Community Partner: Greater Newark Conservancy
Arts Administrator: City Without Walls

Hawkins Court and Rome Street!

The Cut
Hawkins Court and Rome Street
Newark Murals / Newark Public Art Program
Artists: Kevin Blythe Sampson with youth team
Community Partner: Ironbound Community Corporation
Arts Administrator: City Without Walls
Additional partners: New Jersey Department of Transportation and Sims Metal Management

South Orange Ave and Sanford!

Tree of Life
1040 South Orange Avenue
Newark Murals / Newark Public Art Program
Artists: Manuel Acevedo with Spencer Frohwirth and youth team
Community Partner: United Vailsburg Service Organization
Arts Administrator: City Without Walls