One Mic: Hip-Hop Culture Worldwide
Words Beats & Life Presents
Behind the Property Located at:
514-680 Rhode Island Avenue, NE, Washington, DC
Sunday, April 6, 2014, 11 a.m. - 7 p.m.
The Kennedy Center partners with Words Beats & Life to host a mural jam featuring the work of up to 70 graffiti writers, graffiti fine artists, street artists, and community youth on the retaining wall behind the property at 514-680 Rhode Island Ave., NE. Hailing from up and down the East Coast of the United States and a few from around the world, the artists are working on a 990-foot long "canvas," resulting in one of the District's largest pieces of public art. This is a daylong jam that features DJ RBI and DJ 2-Tone Jones and food available for purchase on-site. Part of One Mic: Hip-Hop Culture Worldwide.
This event is FREE, no tickets required.
This event, produced by Words Beats & Life, is recognized as part of the Kennedy Center's One Mic: Hip-Hop Culture Worldwide festival.
One Mic: Hip-Hop Culture Worldwide, a program of Arts Across America, is made possible through the generosity of the Charles E. Smith Family Foundation
Additional funding is provided by the DC Commission on the Arts & Humanities, an agency supported in part by the National Endowment for the Arts.
Education and related artistic programs are made possible through the generosity of the
National Committee for the Performing Arts and the President’s Advisory Committee on the Arts.
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