|Easthampton Bear Fest | Easthampton | 2010
Easthampton City Arts headed a major public art event that celebraed the history and identity of the town, that involved an exhibit of life-sized bear sculptures decorated and painted by local and regional artists. With the support and involvement of countless volunteers and local businesses, the Bear Fest kicked off with a citywide weekend festival in June and ended with a week-long celebration and auction in October.
Funded by the ECA+ (Easthampton Cultural Council) in 2010
Grant Recipient: Easthampton City Arts, $4,000