MEMFix: Film Row

Saturday, Sep 24, 2016, 11:00am - 5:00pm

MEMFix is a series of community events designed to rethink and activate streets and vacant storefronts, and test drive new neighborhoods in Memphis. From 11 'til 5 on Saturday, September 24th, Film Row in Downtown Memphis will be transformed to demonstrate the "art of the possible". Amongst local pop-up shops, food trucks, and music from Memphis Slim House, UAC will feature some of our ... read more »

Fusion: Works by the Memphis Heritage Trail Community

Friday, Jun 24, 2016, 6-9 p.m.

The Memphis UrbanArt Commission and local artist Suzy Hendrix will host a community art exhibit, titled "Fusion: Works by the Memphis Heritage Trail Community," on Friday, June 24 from 6 to 9 p.m. at Circuitous Succession Gallery at 500 S. 2nd St. read more »

Rendezvous Arc Dedication Ceremony

Saturday, Jun 18, 2016, 4-6 p.m.

The Memphis UrbanArt Commission and the City of Memphis will celebrate the addition of a new public art sculpture at Zodiac Park, located at 5226 Zodiac Road, on Saturday, June 18 from 4 to 6 p.m. This free celebration is open to the public and will feature a number of kid-friendly activities, including games, music and performances, as well as refreshments. read more »


Friday, Feb 6, 2015, 6PM

Part one of a multi-venue exhibition and programming series acknowledging public art makers in Memphis Exhibition on view February 6-28, 2015 at Crosstown Arts Opening night: February 6, 6-9 pm Gallery Talk: February 7, 2 pm Presented by Crosstown Arts, the UrbanArt Commission and ArtsMemphis Public/Art/ists will collectively recognize and ... read more »

"Gaisman Mural" Dedication

Friday, Oct 24, 2014, 12:00 PM

The D5 Mural is one of seven City funded murals within the City's Percent-for-Art Program. Collectively the murals make up the innagural District Mural Program, which is designed to help teach local artists how to successfully install large scale murals. The program includes hands-on workshops and one-on-one mentoring. read more »

Wings Gallery Artist Reception with Jeff Unthank

Thursday, Sep 18, 2014, 5:30PM - 7:00PM

Location: Wings Cancer Foundation // 100 Humphreys Blvd.,Memphis, TN 38120 read more »

MLGW Neigbhorhood Leaders Conference – Transforming Neighborhoods through the Arts

Friday, Aug 1, 2014, 8:30am-3pm

This year's MLGW Neigbhorhood Leaders Conference is titled "Transforming Neighborhoods through the Arts". UrbanArt's Siphne Sylve will present the 10:30 am to 12 noon workshop on mural making. Other sessions will focus on the 25 SQ Public Art Initiative, Sculpture Gardens and on fundraising for grassroots and neigbhorhood-initiated public art projects. Cost: $10 to cover for breakfast and lunch ... read more »


Saturday, Jul 12, 2014, 8am - 12pm

Joint paint day with Frank D. Robinson, Binghampton lead artist, and Darlene Newman, South Memphis lead artist, in the Caritas Village parking lot, 2509 Harvard Avenue in Binghampton Lunch will be provided. All are welcome – wear old clothes! MAKE ART in Binghampton! Paint murals on plywood boards with two of the 25 SQ artists. The mural vignettes will be installed at Caritas Village, ... read more »

Public Art Tour of the Downtown Trolley Loop – Main Street and Riverfront

Thursday, Jun 19, 2014, 5:30-7pm

The UrbanArt Commission in partnership with the Brooks Museum is offering a downtown public art tour. The group will meet at the Fountain in Court Square Park on Thu, June 19 at 5:30pm. Free and open to the public. read more »


Friday, Jun 13, 2014, 8-9am

Christina Lanzl and Brittney Bullock led round tables on public art in multi-modal and transportation contexts and on maintenance issues at the national Public Art Network conference. The UrbanArt Commission team, Brittney Bullock, Siphne Sylve and Christina Lanzl, attended the Americans for the 2014 Arts Public Art Network national conference in Nashville, June 12-13. Sessions on developments in ... read more »