Cultural Connections

Project Added: August 19, 2021
Project Point of Contact: [email protected]
Two people looking into a shipping container turned into an art exhibit labeled Kids Stuff

First Friday, May 2017. Photo by Kyle Gilbert. Courtesy of Roosevelt Row.

Arts-and Intersections:

Economic Development

Collaborators:

Location:

Phoenix, Arizona

Region:

Genre/Discipline:

Community arts

Population Density:

Urban

Large Intended Impact Area:

Locality/Town/City

Foundations:

OVERVIEW

The city used public art to help revitalize Roosevelt Row during the 2008 financial crisis. It resulted in increased pedestrian traffic and partnerships between city organizations and businesses, along with blankets for the homeless.

ABOUT THE PROJECT

The city used public art to help revitalize Roosevelt Row during the 2008 financial crisis. It resulted in increased pedestrian traffic and partnerships between city organizations and businesses, along with blankets for the homeless.

PROJECT EVALUATION

Currently not available.