Wednesday, December 7, 2011

The CINCY STORY MURAL project is underway…

 ...and we want you to be a part of it!

We are Cincy Story Mural—a new project dedicated to celebrating the greater Cincinnati area’s people and cultures through collaborative art and storytelling.

Cincinnati is often referred to as “a big city with a small-town feel” for the many overlapping connections that exist within our community. We hope this project will work to strengthen existing relationships and facilitate new ones in a sustainable, lasting way.

During the project, we will collect personal photographs, stories, and videos that reveal the narratives of the people, places, experiences of each of Cincinnati’s communities.  And, in the Spring of 2012, a map of our city will be transformed into a mural and installed in locations throughout Cincinnati for everyone to enjoy.  Because our dynamic communities are always growing, we’ll also be creating an interactive online version with photos, videos, and stories added by you, your families, and your friends.

With 52 unique neighborhoods and more than a dozen independent municipalities, we have a lot of work to do before this dream becomes a reality.  So, join us -- we need your ideas, your memories, your stories, and your passion.  Help us tell the story of our city through the eyes of the people who live here and call Cincinnati home.

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Send us questions and feedback to info@CincyStoryMural.org.