Tag Archive for Downtown Lynn Cultural District

Lynn City Farm Fest Delights

5/22/17 The Annual Food Project Lynn City Farm Fest was held Saturday on Munroe Street immediately following the Run for Freedom 5k and featured live music from Tigerman WOAH Photos and words by Carla Scheri – It was a beautiful bustling day in downtown Lynn on Saturday May 20th. There were a ton of people walking around…

Raw Art Works HOME in the Square

5/19/17 Raw Art Works had its annual exhibit opening yesterday in Central Square for HOME. Enzo’s sold $1 pizza slices, White Rose Coffeehouse sold $1 hot dogs, and Central Square replaced cars with people and art. Little bird-homes were placed around the square and can still be seen.  

First Neon Pieces Ceremoniously Lit for Beyond Walls

5/17/17 At a ceremony outside the Prime Building downtown elected officials, candidates and Beyond Walls supporters gathered to ceremoniously throw the switch on recently installed neon artwork. These are the first three of what will eventually be twelve pieces throughout the downtown. John Doherty of Painters and Allied Trades District Council 35 presented a check…

Night Three of HOME by Raw Art Works

5/17/17 For the second night of a three-part installation prior to Thursday’s opening of HOME in Central Square, Raw Art Works Real to Real Film School projected video outdoors. The location? Along the Lynnway. Night One of HOME by Raw Art Works Night Two of HOME by Raw Art Works Information on the project and…

Night Two of HOME by Raw Art Works

5/16/17 For the second night of a three-part installation prior to Thursday’s opening of HOME in Central Square, Raw Art Works Real to Real Film School projected video outdoors. The location? Along the Lynnway. Night One of HOME by Raw Art Works Information on the project and art opening taking place Thursday evening   TIP:…

Night One of HOME by Raw Art Works

5/15/17 At dusk, a small crowd gathered around the steps of City Hall. A generator powering a large projector hummed as passersby were maybe a little perplexed – some asked questions. Perhaps they didn’t see this on LynnHappens, first. The story was posted late last night/very early today. One pedestrian complemented the Raw Art Works…

2017 All-City Art Show Now Open in LynnArts

5/3/17 The LynnArts Building of Lynn Museum/LynnArts was packed this evening for an opening reception of a show featuring artwork from Lynn Public School students of all ages, across the whole city. The annual opening reception for this show is so popular, there can be a bit of a line to get in. If you…

The Art of Lettering

Contributor Carla Scheri recently sat down with Sign Artist Brian Denahy at Bent Water Brewing Company by Carla Scheri The Bent Water Taproom was full of energy on Trivia Night as I sat tipping a Pearl Wheat with local sign artist Brian Denahy. We both agreed the Taproom was a hidden jewel of Lynn, of…