Author Archives: ourstreetseugene
I was standing at the light alone on 14th and Oak and then this man walks up beside me and paused for a second… Then he looks over at me and sticks his hand out to give me two purple flowers. He says “One is for you and one is for your friend”. I smiled […]
ELAN (Emerging Leaders in the Arts Network) is hosting a creative conversation on October 19th from 6 – 8pm downtown at the Oregon Supported Living Program’s Red House (263 W. 13th). We were asked to speak at the event but unfortunately can not make it. It should be an interesting discussion and everyone should attend! […]
The box on 11th and Mill was recently painted brown. An interesting dialogue between ourselves, the city and the individual who painted our box! P.S. We did indeed figure out who had painted the box brown and listened to their concerns regarding our boxes. All is well!
Julian found the blog of local Eugenian Noelle Marie, Noellephant. Lots & lots of lovely photos and some images of our boxes! It’s always very encouraging to hear about and see how people are interacting with the project. Thanks Noelle!
We had the wonderful opportunity recently of working with the Eugene Ballet Company for their upcoming performance of Dark Side of the Moon. It was a great experience and we appreciate all of the positive feedback we received from passerbys! Thanks for supporting public art!
Today is the First Friday Artwalk! Nina will be presenting on behalf of Our Streets, with a bag full of zines to give out! Come down and support the city’s temporary art pilot project and learn more about all of the public art that has been appearing in the city. We are meeting at 6 […]
We wanted to share some pictures of the installation process. It was a truly wonderful experience and the response from the community was tremendous!