5 curators, 25 artists, 8 wards, 16 weeks, 1 cultural capital, coming fall 2014
Mayor Vincent C. Gray is pleased to join with the DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities (DCCAH) to announce sites and programming for 5x5, A Project of the DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities. In its second iteration, 5x5 is the city's largest public art program to date. The city’s signature public art project hosts 25 sites.
A District-wide program of contemporary, ephemeral public art, 5x5 is dedicated to ex-ploring new perspectives on our city through the lens of five curators and 25 artists. The 2014 project will begin in early September and end by December of 2014. Landmark lo-cations for artworks will include the SW Waterfront, St Elizabeths East, Kingman Island, National Gallery of Art, National Museum of Women in the Arts, Arena Stage and the Reeves Center, among others.
For more information, please go to: the5x5project.com/