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New art installation, designed by Northeastern professor with community input, reclaims a piece of Boston’s history

New art installation, designed by Northeastern professor with community input, reclaims a piece of Boston’s history

The installation in Roxbury is the latest community-based design by Northeastern architecture professor Killion Mokwete. Photo courtesy Killion Mokwete Northeastern assistant professor of architecture Killion Mokwete has developedprojects around the world—from […]

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Considering Construction Careers, Underrepresented Boston Teens Build Inhabitable Sculpture

Considering Construction Careers, Underrepresented Boston Teens Build Inhabitable Sculpture

A curvy public installation is the culminating project for nonprofit Digital Ready’s apprentices By Johanna Knapschaefer A group of Black and Latino Boston teenagers designed and fabricated BeND, a curvy public […]

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KABOOM: BEYOND WALLS IS COOKING IN LYNN

KABOOM: BEYOND WALLS IS COOKING IN LYNN

KABOOM: BEYOND WALLS IS COOKING IN LYNN BY ANTHONY CAMMALLERI| July 10, 2022 (Owen O’Rourke) LYNN — Local non-profit Beyond Walls, which focuses on strengthening urban communities through parks and public areas, […]

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LYNN COMMUNITY GETS TO PLAY AROUND WITH IDEAS FOR PARK

LYNN COMMUNITY GETS TO PLAY AROUND WITH IDEAS FOR PARK

BY ALLYSHA DUNNIGAN| April 6, 2022 Lynn City Councilor Rick Starbard is hosting a community meeting to discuss renovations for Cook Street Park. (Spenser Hasak) LYNN — City Councilor Rick Starbard, the […]

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Beyond Walls: Payette Lights Up Lynn with Pro Bono Display

Beyond Walls: Payette Lights Up Lynn with Pro Bono Display

Photo Credit: Beyond Walls image by Warren Jagger Photography BY ERIC BALDWIN | January 01, 2020 Architecture and design studio Payette designed an underpass lighting project for Lynn, Massachusetts. Lynn is one of […]

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This Lynn nonprofit is known for its murals. Now, it’s making hand washing stations

This Lynn nonprofit is known for its murals. Now, it’s making hand washing stations

Lynn Vocational Technical Institute students Thomas Molea and Antonio Morales, both 16, constructed one of Beyond Walls’s aesthetically pleasing wash stations. BARRY CHIN/GLOBE STAFF The nonprofit Beyond Walls is producing […]

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This Lynn nonprofit is known for its murals. Now, it’s making hand washing stations

This Lynn nonprofit is known for its murals. Now, it’s making hand washing stations

PHOTO CREDIT: Lynn Vocational Technical Institute students Thomas Molea and Antonio Morales, both 16, constructed one of Beyond Walls’s aesthetically pleasing wash stations.BARRY CHIN/GLOBE STAFF By Andy RosenUpdated July 29, […]

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