Art Street!

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This is an art event that I just attended in Sacramento, CA and it will only last another few days through February 25, 2017. I love the concept – it’s an old warehouse building scheduled to be demolished (along with all the art that was created in, around and on it). M5Arts are the artists behind the project. They did the Art Hotel last year, which was also later torn down after that event. Art Street has about 65,000 square feet of space in which 100 artists and performers have turned into a unique art experience. And it’s free to the public! Art installations are hanging, sculpted, lighted, painted on walls and interactive with audio effects. Some need the viewer to actually engage with the art to experience it. There is even a giant kaleidoscope! My words can’t express as much as the pictures, so I will let them tell the story. After all, a picture’s worth a thousand words! But… to get the full experience, you will need to do that yourself in person and it will all be demolished soon!

The location is 300 1st Ave., Sacramento, CA  95818

The hours are M-F 3pm-9pm & S/S 11am-9pm

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Outside murals

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Finishing touches… mural on outside of Art Street building

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My favorite installation – I loved this! By Francesca Gamez & Shaun Burner

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By Bryan Valenzuela

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Light art by Robert Emerick & Rene Steinke

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By Jared Tharp

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Oil painting by Jeff Muser

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Masking tape art installation with under lighting

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Graffiti art by Hot Carl & PIER

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Wall mural by Miles Toland

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Hanging installation by Bailey Anderson

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Cyanotype by Melissa Uroff

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Cyanotypes by Melissa Uroff

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By Waylon Horner

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Installation by Lin Fei Fei

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Wall mural by Jose Di Gregorio

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Hanging geometric sculpture by Jose Di Gregorio

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Collage wall of found objects by Nathan Cordero

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Signs from Sacramento Women’s March To be archived in California State Library, SF. (Of course I had to pose with my hoodie!)

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