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:

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.

NEA Our Town My Pasadena Project List 8-26-2015

My Pasadena Guidebook in English

Mi Pasadena guia en espanol

For more information about the My Pasadena public art project installations, events and calendar please click here and visit the website

The ROTOscope project was funded as one of 13 projects through the National Endowment for the Arts Our Town fund, secured by Cultural Affairs with partner Side Street Projects.

Artist Projected Images on Pasadena Police Department Building