Utility Box Project in the News!
The 7 Utility Boxes that are being painted for the 2021 “Nurture The Earth” theme are well underway.
THE ARTISTS FOR 2021
Boldyaso is a creative team made up of Grimdrops and Brett Mason. What makes the team unique is not only the work they produce, but their history that has led them to how they connected today. Both Grimdrops and Mason have deep rooted connections to the North Shore where they grew up and attended art school.
Although Adric Giles is not a resident of Arlington, he is considered a welcomed member of the community by friends and family who reside here. He continues a practice of painting and illustration while playing the drums, but rarely at the same time. pencapchew.org
Robin Jones is a lifelong resident of Arlington. She primarily works out of Studio A at Gateway Arts in Brookline, MA. She sells her work from their gallery and store
Renee Majkut is a freelance artist living in Arlington. She works in illustration, abstract painting, collage and stop motion animation and she loves to explore new mediums to express her art. You can find her artwork on instagram @reneemajcut11 and her comic book work at Comicazi’s Bad Kids Press
Meagan O’Brien is a designer and illustrator who has worked in the Greater Boston area for over a decade. From 2017 she worked at Arlington Community Media on the local televisions design and animation. She most recently painted large scale murals near Assembly Row in Somerville and was just commissioned to paint the Condon Shell in Medford, MA. She loves tacos, dancing to live music, and bright colors. To see more of her work go to www.meaganobrien.com
Anastasia Semash is an artist, book designer and art educator who has lived in Arlington for 10 years. She has participated in many local art events including Chairful Where You Sit. Anastasia teaches art to children and adults at Arlington Community Education.
Grace Willoughby has lived in Arlington her entire 21 years of life. She will graduate from Vassar College in 2022 as a history major obsessed with public art. Her website is gracewillo22.wixsite.com/designportfolio