“Three years ago the empty parking lot at the corner opposite the Grove Hall Library beckoned for color. In the spirit of graffiti, Sobek invited his friends to paint …”
“The Charles River ecosystem is as diverse as the people who live here in the city itself.”
"The continuously-lit piece begins its city-wide journey at the East Boston Social Center, where the city’s early immigration centers were located, and will move onto other diverse neighborhoods."
"The 2,500-foot bright, vibrantly colored printed mural opens June 30"
“Tinker and Thompson created a celebration of how Grove Hall communities gather and enjoy each other year-round with their work.”
“Too often these mural festivals prioritize the big out-of-town artists, and then throw in a couple locals for good measure, but Street Theory kind of does it the other way around. Give the locals a chance to shine on their own stage, while inviting a small group of outside big-name talent to drive more interest."