My Pasadena – NEA Our Town Funded Projects

Posted on October 4, 2017 in

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… Read More

Fall ArtNight 2017 – Save the Date

Posted on August 17, 2017 in ,

ARTNIGHT PASADENA OCTOBER 13, 2017 On October 13, 2017, Pasadena’s most prominent arts and cultural organizations swing open their doors from 6 pm – 10 pm. Free admission. Enjoy a free evening of art, music and entertainment as Pasadena’s most prominent arts and cultural institutions swing open their doors. The night is yours to decide. Begin your journey… Read More

My Pasadena NEA Our Town Public Art Project

Posted on August 11, 2017 in , , ,

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… Read More

Our Town Cast With Mayor Tornek

Parson’s Nose Theater Presents Our Town

Posted on August 11, 2017 in , ,

The City of Pasadena Cultural Affairs Division, along with project partner Side Street Projects, is the recipient of a National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) “Our Town” grant. One of 66 funded projects in 2014, My Pasadena, presents a series of 12 temporary public artworks in the Civic Center area from September 2015 through September… Read More

PUSD’S Burbank Art Banner Contest Winner - 2016

PUSD’S Burbank Art Banner Contest Winner – 2016

Posted on August 11, 2017 in ,

Pasadena’s winning student artwork belongs to Jordan Garcia who was acknowledged by the Pasadena Unified School District Board for his achievement. The people pictured are: Jordan Garcia’s Dad Bobby Garcia Rochelle Branch, Cultural Affairs Division Manager Rachel Warecki, Public Relations and Media Specialist, Hollywood Burbank Airport Jordan Garcia Jordan’s Mom Kelli Garcia Jen Olson, District… Read More

Request for Proposals – Rotating Public Art Exhibition Program III

Posted on January 17, 2017 in ,

The City of Pasadena is seeking proposals from artists, artist teams and galleries for the selection or commission of artworks as a part of the citywide Rotating Public Art Exhibition Program. Loaned artworks or site specific artworks will placed for a period of 3 years at various highly visible, key locations within the City in… Read More

Public Art Opportunity for Qualified Artist/Teams

Posted on January 6, 2017 in ,

GLENARM POWER PLANT PUBLIC ART PROJECT REQUEST FOR QUALIFICATIONS  DUE: Monday, March 6, 2017 by 10:59 p.m. Pacific Standard Time The City of Pasadena Cultural Affairs Division is pleased to request qualifications from eligible artists/artist teams for the Glenarm Power Plant Public Art Project. All respondents to this RFQ must do so via the CaFE… Read More