Art in the Parks: UNIQLO Park Expressions Grant
The Art in the Parks: UNIQLO Park Expressions Grant supports emerging artists and brings art to the parks that need them most. These works of art are meant to be shared. That's why our winning artists will be offering events and programs at each of the ten destination parks. Use this calendar to find exciting programs near you all year long.
Art in the Parks: UNIQLO Park Expressions Grant Events
Saturday, August 25, 2018
at Myrtle Avenue at Washington Park (in Fort Greene Park), Brooklyn
3:00 p.m.–6:00 p.m.
Tanda Francis’ work examines the African presence in public space as a powerful force of beauty and cultural relevance. Adorn Me will address the underrepresentation of this demographic in public artworks, and provide a healing message during a time of heated debate over monuments erected as symbols of oppression and control.