Arts on the Avenue:
The Arts on the Avenue (AOTA) Program
is an place-based outdoor public arts initiative, in residential
neighborhoods and commercial districts undergoing community transformation.
AOTA is site specifice with the intent of beautifying outdoor public
spaces that promote peoples health, happiness, and well being. This
is achieve by placing culturally revelent artworks, created by local
artist, along major vehicular corridors and identifiable gateways
into a community. AOTA's purpose is to sitmulate revitalization
efforts, in priority investment areas that align with local government
neighborhood development strategies, attract new investments into
communities, build strong connections with community stakeholders,
and improve the quality of life for the residents through its ability
to ignite the imagination, encourage thought and to prompt discourse.