East Providence Asphalt Art Project
The asphalt artwork will be a series of intersection and crosswalk murals installed on Mercer Street and Fort Street between 5th and 7th Street, in the vicinity of Agnes B. Hennessey School and the Pierce Memorial Field Complex. This project is made possible by the Bloomberg Philanthropies Asphalt Art Initiative grant program.
Watchemoket Art Lanterns Project
Three artista will be painting four (4) 4’x8’ primed plywood panels which will be mounted in one of our “Lantern” display towers. These structures will be located in high traffic areas of the new Arts District, and will remain in place for a period of several months. A $1000 fee will be paid to each selected artist.
Riverside Square Art Sculptures
Three art sculptures have been added to patios and walkways that are part of the major landscaping improvements to the area. Sculptures were designed by Suydam Diepenbrock & Co., Inc.