Boston Art Commission

Pop-Up: Franklin Park Art Grove

Artist: TBD

Neighborhood: Roxbury



United States
42° 18' 18.8424" N, 71° 5' 53.8836" W


Time Frame: Saturday, August 8, 2015 - Monday, August 31, 2015


The Mayor’s Office of Arts and Culture is proud to announce the continuation of the Pop-Up series, celebrating temporary art in Boston's neighborhoods. Pop-Up: Franklin Park Art Grove will be sited in Franklin Park’s Wilderness Picnic Grove during the month of August 2015. This will be a three-tiered program that will include a selection of outdoor art interventions, public talks, and artist-led youth workshops. Pop-Up: Franklin Park Art Grove is a collaboration between The Boston Art Commission, the Franklin Park Coalition, the William Monroe Trotter Institute, and the Boston Parks and Recreation Department.

August 8-9 will be the opening weekend for the Art Grove- come enjoy a weekend of artwork, food trucks, performing arts, workshops, and music in the crown jewel of the Emerald Necklace. All events are free and open to the public. Families and youth are encouraged to attend.

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