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Why We Love Doing Probono Work by PAYETTE

Why We Love Doing Probono Work by PAYETTE

We are passionate about our Pro Bono work because fundamentally we believe that architects should engage deeply with the communities in which they live and work to help society by utilizing our […]

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LARGER THAN LIFE International artists put their unique stamps on downtown with the help of Beyond Walls.

LARGER THAN LIFE International artists put their unique stamps on downtown with the help of Beyond Walls.

HAVERHILL MAGAZINE – Winter 2024 – By STACEY MARCUS

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The Lamp Post

The Lamp Post

A coincidence? As a hearse drove away from All Saints Church on Monday, Sept. 25, following a funeral Mass for a local woman, the church bells rang as a message […]

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Asian Community Development Corporation – October 2023 Newsletter

Asian Community Development Corporation – October 2023 Newsletter

October 2023 Newsletter Dear Friends of ACDC, The harrowing, ongoing conflict we are witnessing serves as a reminder to look after our neighbors and show care for one another. What […]

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Regional and international artists creating murals in Haverhill

By Mike LaBella | Staff Writer Oct 5, 2023 1 of 7 International artists are in Haverhill painting murals in several downtown locations. Artist Giulio Rosk of Palermo, Sicily, is creating […]

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Haverhill Art Walk to feature artist market, salsa dancing

Haverhill Art Walk to feature artist market, salsa dancing

By Mike LaBella September 28, 2023 The Haverhill Art Walk returns to the downtown Riverfront Cultural District on Saturday, Sept. 30, from 1 to 7 p.m. highlighting underutilized spaces and […]

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Explore Vibrant Art: Free mural tour being offered throughout Springfield and Holyoke

Explore Vibrant Art: Free mural tour being offered throughout Springfield and Holyoke

by: John Budenas Posted: Sep 26, 2023 / 04:14 PM EDT Updated: Sep 26, 2023 / 04:14 PM EDT   HOLYOKE, Mass. (WWLP) – Art enthusiasts and culture admirers have a golden opportunity […]

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Haverhill Art Walk Saturday Brings Back Pub Crawl, Music, Art and More to Downtown

Haverhill Art Walk Saturday Brings Back Pub Crawl, Music, Art and More to Downtown

 By WHAV News Staff | September 26, 2023 Haverhill Art Walk poster. As part of its mission, WHAV provides information and resources targeting health and wellness, food insecurity, after-school programs, education and housing […]

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Regional and international artists creating murals in Haverhill

Regional and international artists creating murals in Haverhill

Eagle-Tribune Officials with Beyond Walls say murals can help eliminate blight, bring positivity to an area, can serve as an economic driver by attracting tourism …

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River Ruckus makes a splash Saturday

River Ruckus makes a splash Saturday

By Mike LaBella September 22, 2023   With live music, a classic car show, a Kids Zone, local foods, demonstrations and a spectacular fireworks display over the Merrimack River, it’s […]

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Artists

Ernesto Maranje

Ernesto Maranje

Ernesto Maranje is a Cuban-American artist born in Chicago, Illinois in 1983 and raised in Miami, Florida. He discovered his interest in art at 27 while serving in the Coast […]

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Giulio Rosk

Giulio Rosk

“The Shoe Maker” Giulio Rosk painted an impressive homage to the history of Haverhill, specifically marking the influence of the city’s Italian culture, which originated alongside Haverhill’s historic leather and […]

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Case Maclaim

Case Maclaim

Andreas von Chrzanowski, known by his alias CASE MACLAIM, is an artist hailing from the German graffiti scene. Born and raised in East Germany, he embarked on his artistic journey […]

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Sheila Pree Bright

Sheila Pree Bright

As a Photographic Artist, I am interested in the life of those individuals and communities that are often unseen in the world. My objective is to capture images that allow […]

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Alexis Diaz

Alexis Diaz

Today, Alexis Diaz stands as one of Puerto Rico’s most prominent artistic exports, representing the vibrant and rich creative heritage of the island. With his unwavering dedication to his craft […]

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Foam Arte

Foam Arte

Michael Mercado or “Foam Arte” hails from Puerto Rico. He integrates light into his murals using Neon and LED.

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Bezt

Bezt

Bezt, whose real name is Mateusz Gapski, was born in 1987 in Turek, Poland. From an early age, he displayed a passion for art, drawing inspiration from the vibrant colors […]

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Vhils

Vhils

Portuguese artist Alexandre Farto (b. 1987) has been interacting visually with the urban environment under the name of Vhils since his days as a prolific graffiti writer in the early-to-mid 2000s. His groundbreaking bas-relief […]

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BKFoxx

BKFoxx

BKFoxx is a public artist from Long Island NY, an ’88 model (as her father says). She paints photorealistic murals in only spray paint; no brushes, no projectors, no stencils. […]

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Sophy Tuttle

Sophy Tuttle

My work transforms sterile scientific facts into a rich visual landscape that can be easily accessed intellectually and emotionally by a wide range of people. In particular, I am drawn […]

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Projects

KPMG Boston | Percy Fortini-Wright

KPMG Boston | Percy Fortini-Wright

The KPMG Boston office celebrated Black History Month by unveiling a new mural, commissioned by the community-based group Beyond Walls and acclaimed artist Mr. Percy Fortini-Wright. This mural represents the […]

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IDEO Cambridge | Eltono

IDEO Cambridge | Eltono

is a multidisciplinary community of makers who leverage discovery, play and experimentation to help organizations get and stay ahead now and in the future.  They design breakthrough products, services, brands, […]

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Holyoke Street Art Tour 2023

Holyoke Street Art Tour 2023

Bigger and better in 2023 In 2022, Beyond Walls joined forces with Holyoke City Hall, El Corazón de Holyoke, and Nueva Esperanza Inc. for an inspiring collaboration that resulted in […]

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2022 Street Art Tour | 4 Cities

2022 Street Art Tour | 4 Cities

4 Cities. 25+ Murals. Endless Collaboration! From the Caribbean to Cambodia, all here in Massachusetts June – September 2022 Our itinerary across four Gateway Cities is rooted in cultural programming […]

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Lynn Street Art Tour 2022

Lynn Street Art Tour 2022

Beyond Walls — Lynn, Massachusetts — September 7 – 20, 2022</h5 > We wrapped our Street Art Tour at home in Lynn! Our 2022 Activation celebrates the epic return of […]

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Cook St. Park

Cook St. Park

Beyond Walls was fortunate enough to be considered for a grant through KABOOM in 2020 to install a new playground in Lynn.  Due to the pandemic, the grant award was […]

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ArtUp Lowell | Street Art Tour 2022

ArtUp Lowell | Street Art Tour 2022

Artup Lowell Murals Lowell, MASSACHUSETTS August 14 – 28, 2022 Celebrating art, culture, history and diversity in Lowell, MA with epic murals from local and visiting artists. In 2022, we’re […]

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Viva Fall River 2022

Viva Fall River 2022

Viva Fall River MUrals Fall River, MASSACHUSETTS July 17 – 31, 2022 We joined forces with Fall River Arts and Culture Council (FRACC), Viva Fall River, and Fall River Public […]

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Connected Through Water

Connected Through Water

Tierra Bomba, Colombia & Fall River, Massachusetts, USA At present, water blankets 71 percent of the Earth’s surface, with over half of the oxygen essential for human respiration being generated […]

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Holyoke Street Art Tour 2022

Holyoke Street Art Tour 2022

El Corazón de Holyoke Support Our Mission Holyoke, Massachusetts June 14 – 27, 2022 In honor of the upcoming state designation of Holyoke’s Puerto Rican Cultural District — the second […]

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Lesson Plans

The American Flag and Me with Sheila Pree Bright

The American Flag and Me with Sheila Pree Bright

Lynn, MA
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Ukiyo-e Prints and Female Representation with JUURI

Ukiyo-e Prints and Female Representation with JUURI

Lynn, MA
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Symbolism and the Art of David Zayas

Symbolism and the Art of David Zayas

Lowell, MA
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Creative Problem Solving and Urban Design

Creative Problem Solving and Urban Design

Lynn, MA

Lesson Plan For this lesson, students will learn about the history of graffiti and its evolution to street art. Students will learn about the different factors that go into creating […]

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Discover the Dominican Republic and the Merengue with Angurria

Discover the Dominican Republic and the Merengue with Angurria

Lowell, MA

Lesson Plan For this lesson, students will learn about the history of graffiti and its evolution to street art. Students will learn about the different factors that go into creating […]

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History of Street Art and Make Your Own Mural Activity

History of Street Art and Make Your Own Mural Activity

Lynn, MA

Lesson Plan For this lesson, students will learn about the history of graffiti and its evolution to street art. Students will learn about the different factors that go into creating […]

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Don Rimx Mural

Don Rimx Mural

Lynn, MA

Don Rimx – Secondary ELA Read Don Rimx’s biography and watch on the video on the Beyond Walls website:Don RIMX’s artwork focuses on making the connection between the city, nature, […]

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Medio Peso’s Mural

Medio Peso’s Mural

Lynn, MA
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Quiñonez Mural

Quiñonez Mural

Lynn, MA
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NS/CB “People of the First Light”

NS/CB “People of the First Light”

Lynn, MA
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