My Pasadena – NEA Our Town Funded Projects

The City of Pasadena Cultural Affairs Division, along with partner Side Street Projects , is the proud recipient of a National Endowment for the Arts Our Town public art project award. Pasadena’s project for the Civic Center: My Pasadena will create a continuous series of events and changing artworks from September 2015-September 2016, transforming the Civic Center area into a creative, vibrant public forum and expanding community awareness of and relevance to the contemporary role of government. For a full... continue reading »"My Pasadena – NEA Our Town Funded Projects"

My Pasadena NEA Our Town Public Art Project

Thanks to the National Endowment for the Arts Our Town $100,000 grant, Cultural Affairs and project partner Side Street Projects produced 12 amazingly diverse civic engagement projects that spurred interaction, dialog, participation and enjoyment in Pasadena.  The following video documents many of the artist projects, as explained by the artists themselves.  Thanks to partner Side Street Projects which produced this video: https://vimeo.com/album/4220747 The City of Pasadena Cultural Affairs Division, along with partner Side Street Projects , is the proud recipient of... continue reading »"My Pasadena NEA Our Town Public Art Project"

Parson's Nose Theater Presents Our Town

The City of Pasadena Cultural Affairs Division, along with project partner Side Street Projects, is the recipient of a National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) “Our Town” grant. One of 66 funded projects in 2014, My Pasadena, presents a series of 12 temporary public artworks in the Civic Center area from September 2015 through September 2016. Our Town by Thornton Wilder, adapted by Lance Davis is a radio-style reading that was performed by Pasadena community members and Parson's Nose Company... continue reading »"Parson's Nose Theater Presents Our Town"