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Among the hundreds of volunteers giving their time during the 2016 Carter Work Project, many are picking up hammers and saws to improve their own community in Memphis.
Downtown Memphis Commission will be installing up to ten artistic installations in Barboro Alley between Second and Front Street this fall. Selected pieces will include a variety of medium - murals, sculpture, overhead installations, lighting, projection, interactive, etc - and will be installed by November 17, 2016.
The allocations committee awarding funding for the Downtown Events, Animation and Activation Grant have announced the first round of projects to receive the grant. The grant supports events, art, creative placemaking, and social and professional engagement projects within Downtown taking place July 1, 2016 - June 30, 2017.