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ELEVATE: Summer

ELEVATE: Summer 

Friday, July 22nd - 3:00pm - 11:00pm

Broad St. SW (between Mitchell St. SW & M.L.K. Jr. Blvd. SW)

On Friday, July 22nd the City of Atlanta - Mayor's Office of Cultural Affairs - Public Art Services (OCA/PAS) will debut a new annual public art event called ELEVATE: Summer. This event will serve as the beginning of making the OCA/PAS annual Fall event, ELEVATE, a year-long experience. Through the same format as our annual Fall public art festival the OCA/PAS seeks to bring engaging community centered public art programming to Atlanta throughout the year. The event will be emceed by Atlanta artist and longtime contributor to the arts, Priscilla Smith.

ELEVATE Summer Programming will include:

  • Artist market
  • Art installations from South Downtown arts organizations: Mammal Gallery, Eyedrum Art & Music Gallery, Downtown Players Club, Murmur, and Broad Street Visitors Center
  • Poetry Slam Inc. Georgia groups: Art Amok, Java Monkey, Just N Thyme and Fountain City
  • Uma Pulendran
  • Ajmal " Mas Man" Millar
  • Mausiki Scales & the Common Ground Collective
  • BOSCO & Speakerfoxxx
Later Event: October 13
404 Dinner