The day Eugene stood still. When Jerry Garcia died the young and old alike gathered in Parks and yards all over town and remembered Jerry with candles incense tie dye and smoke. The vigil lasted a week and many stories were exchanged about good times, overcoming strife and the growing pains of the psychedelic children. […]
My first date took me to attend Romeo and Juliet as set on the fountain in the center of Broadway and Willamette. I think it was the summer of 1981. The fountain afforded a lovely Verona and the fabled balcony (it was turned off for the performance). I cannot remember my young suitor’s name, but […]
The Our Streets installations are going full blast, we have spent the last few days running around the city painting boxes and will continue until the end of the week. Keep an eye out for a huge pink box near you! Here are some photos of our process so far, stay tuned for some better […]
We are finally installing!! On Monday and Tuesday – the 2nd and 3rd of July – we will begin the installation process of Our Streets. The zine will be published and distributed later on in the week and we’ll update the website with locations where you can pick up a copy! The zine will also […]
We received a story from a former U of O marching band member. It’s incredible to imagine what it must have felt like the first time she played Autzen Stadium… ” In the fall of 2007, for the first of many times, I heard 59,000 people singing along to my music.”
Julian and I have been hard workin’ getting boxes and flyers made for around town. We will be hanging around Saturday Market this Saturday, June 8th with our big pink box as well as an audio recorder to record stories . Come stop by and say hey!!
First Friday Art Walk with the EVERYBODY Art Collective and ESAP was a success! We received some great submissions and the turnout was phenomenal. Thanks to everyone who came out and gave us stories!! Photos by Alida Bevirt