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Whirlwind of Art
June 13 - September 19
Seaport Cultural District Art Walk presents a selection of wind inspired sculptures created by BCC & UMassD undergraduate students. At the June AHA! opening, one of the six pieces will be selected to receive a cash prize for Best in Show, provided by City of New Bedford thanks to the Wicked Cool Places grant. Jurors are Roger Mandle & Lindsay Mis of DATMA.
Arrive at 5pm at Moby Dick Bew Pub in downtown, New Bedford. Tour leaves at 5:15pm. We’ll meet back at the Pub at 6pm for a reception, featuring words from New Bedford’s Mayor Mitchell and the announcement of the Best in Show. Come one come all!
Seaport Cultural District Artwalk presents a selection of sculptures, curated by Jessica Bregoli, and created by students enrolled in either BCC or UMass Dartmouth. Inspired by wind, the following students have been selected for this year’s exhibition; Laura Franco , Bianca Laslo, and Paige Smiley of BCC and David Cardenas, Aleisea Guzman, Melony Poirier, Libby Smiley of UMassD.
This project was made possible thanks to the many partners including: New Bedford Economic Development Council (NBEDC), the City of New Bedford’s Tourism Department, New Bedford Harbor Development Commission, UMASS Dartmouth’s College of Visual and Performing Arts (CVPA), and Bristol Community College (BCC) Visual and Performing Arts Department and Massachusetts Design Art & Technology Institute (DATMA). Learn more about Seaport Art Walk & Destination New Bedford HERE.