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WINTERACTIVE: Winter Art Experience in Downtown Boston

Explore the new artworks that have been installed all over downtown Boston, as the city transforms into a winter wonderland with WINTERACTIVE. The exhibit features artworks and interactive play elements designed to brighten and animate Boston's downtown neighborhood. The exhibit opens on Wednesday, January 17, and will remain on view 24 hours a day through April 14, which is Boston Marathon Weekend.

Here are some of the artworks you can expect to see:

- Echoes—A Voice From Uncharted Waters by Mathias Gmachl, located at 1 Franklin St
- Endgame (Nagg & Nell) by Max Streicher, located at West St / Washington St
- Island of Warmth by ATOMIC3, located at 125 Summer St
- Territories 2.0 by Olivier Roberge, located at 175 Federal St
- Untitled by Mark Jenkins, consisting of five pieces located at different locations in downtown Boston:
- The Swing: Winter St at Tremont St
- Fisherman: not currently available
- Clothesline: 9 West St
- Stair Walker: 31 Bromfield St
- Woman Suspended: 60 Temple Place
- Myth and Evidence by Mathieu Valade, located at 125 Summer Plaza

In addition to the artworks, there are also five play features by LeMonde Studio, located at various locations in downtown Boston:
- Light Lane Bikes: Summer St Pedestrian Plaza
- Guitar Slide: City Hall Plaza
- Music Box: High Street Place Entrance
- Photo Frame: Summer Street Pedestrian Plaza
- Bird House: Hyatt Regency

Blissful Rendezvous by Kezna Dalz is also located at Summer Street Pedestrian Plaza.

WINTERACTIVE is being produced by the Downtown Boston BID in partnership with three curatorial partners from Canada's Québec province: EXMURO Arts Publics of Québec City; LeMonde Studio of Montréal; and Quartier des Spectacles International (QDSI) of Montréal. Each artwork and play feature was selected to encourage wintertime exploration and promote visits during winter months downtown.

According to Downtown Boston BID President Michael Nichols, WINTERACTIVE is a major expansion of the organization's commitment to display high-impact public art exhibits and cultural events downtown. The exhibition will animate and illuminate the streets of Boston this winter, bringing internationally acclaimed artists to the city and punctuating visits downtown that could include shopping, dining, live performances, or office work.

Start Date:

3/27/24

Start Time:

12:00 PM

End Date:

4/13/2024

End Time:

Admission:

12:00 AM

FREE

Categories:

Performing Arts

Address:

Downtown Crossing, Boston, MA, USA

Event Website:

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