Tolerance Billboard Project Show
Throughout the city of Portland, billboards designed by teenagers will be replacing advertisements with messages of tolerance. This project is titled “Create. Don’t Hate!” and gives students the opportunity to work with design professionals to create meaningful communication in their neighborhoods.
Create! Don’t Hate is a Design Ignites CHange Youth Mentoring Initiative built around the theme of tolerance. designigniteschange.org
Design Ignites Change partnered with Michael Etter of re:active to bring together mentors and students from across the Portland area. Project partners include re:active, AIGA Portland, Caldera ARts, p:ear, and Open Meadow as well as local design groups: The Cary Design Group, Makelike, Nike, Plazm, Pop Art & Obsessive Consumption.
This show is a benefit for re:active magazine.
Show opens with artists’ reception, March 5, 2010 from 6-9pm
Show closes March 26, 2010 free admissionTags: 2010, past