DOCO (Downtown Commons), Golden 1 Center and the Sacramento Kings are proud to partner with Verge Center for the 艺术 to present a series of interactive art experiences in the west plaza beginning August 14 through September 26. The live art activations, curated in collaboration with the Black Artist Foundry, are designed to elevate diversity in culture, creativity and artistry, and highlight the 16th Annual Sac Open Studios, 该地区最古老的, 最大, and most prestigious artist studio tour program.
Pop-Up Murals/ Immersive Photo Backdrops – August 14 – September 12
Guests can watch live artistry in action as two talented local muralists – 以斯帖玛丽大厅 and 约哈里森 – work diligently on separate 8’ X 8’ exterior pop-up murals that will be on display until September 30. A Filipino American multidisciplinary artist, 以斯帖玛丽大厅 is scheduled to complete her vibrantly colored mural titled Take Care of the Land on Saturday, August 14. Photographer/filmmaker/painter 约哈里森 will work on a separate mural shortly thereafter. The eye-catching new artistry will offer unique photo backdrops for DOCO guests looking for additional selfie spots.
In addition to the freestanding exterior murals in the west plaza, 五个当地艺术家, 读经文Sidqe, 以斯帖玛丽大厅, 约哈里森, Jt/Jermaine Tilson and Sarah Marie Hawkins, will utilize inside storefront space next to Getta Clue as their pop-up art studios to focus on projects that range from painting, 拼贴画, fabrication/textiles, 插图, 绘画和更多. While artist schedules may vary, all five artists will be actively working in the pop-up art studio during the first weekend of Sac Open Studios art tour – September 11 and 12 from 10 a.m. 至5便士。.m. These art pieces will be available for purchase through September 26.
For more information about the 16th Annual Sac Open Studios, 请访问 www.sacopenstudios.com.
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