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Our City as Canvas initiative reimagines Charlottesville as a creative stage filled with possibility. These programs spark creative conversations and leave lasting legacies throughout Charlottesville.

 

ART

Our City as Canvas initiative reimagines Charlottesville as a creative stage filled with possibility. These programs spark creative conversations and leave lasting legacies throughout Charlottesville.

 

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MURAL PROJECT

Each April during the festival week, local and regional artists create murals at multiple sites throughout Charlottesville. The Mural project inspires residents to reimagine their city and neighborhoods as opportunities for creative expression.

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CITY ART BUS

A collaborative project between Tom Tom, Charlottesville Area Transit, and JAUNT that reimagines everyday transit as a canvas for public art.

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ARTISANAL TOM TOM

SATURDAY & SUNDAY
Emancipation Park

An open air market featuring local and regional vendors during the Saturday and Sunday block parties.

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RESIDENCIES

ALL WEEK

Workshops and panels featuring artists, writers, and performers.

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SCREENINGS & PANELS

SATURDAY

A curated documentary series featuring short films and trailers accompanied by panels with the filmmakers.

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PUBLIC ART BIKE RIDE

SUNDAY

An annual tour of Charlottesville’s public art, including the new additions to Tom Tom’s Mural Project.

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