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Boise Rock School eyes permanent facility on Boise Bench

Local nonprofit organization Boise Rock School applied to move into the old Pleasure Boutique on 5022 W Fairview Ave. The adult goods store closed...

Eagle looks for artists to dress up Eagle Rd. trail underpass

The Eagle Arts Commission is looking two teams of artists to create and paint wall murals. The murals will be located on the entrance walls...

New artwork will climb up the wall of 5th & Front garage

Another artwork will soon tower over the streets of downtown Boise.  On Tuesday, Boise City Council approved a new public artwork on the side of...

McCall council unanimously approves new public art piece

The City of McCall’s Public Art Advisory Committee and council selected Idaho artists Erica and Jamie Laidlaw to create a public art piece for...

Handmade Idaho: Pop-up Village Christmas store to feature local artists

Each year, Handmade Idaho hosts a holiday event for local artists to sell products and goods. This year, however, founder Angela Stewart knew a...

Public art honoring Central Addition history coming to Broad Street in 2021

A new public art piece is coming to Broad Street next summer.  On Tuesday, Boise City Council approved a contract to use $75,000 in urban...

Boise artists showcase work in public tour of studios

Boise Open Studios Collective Organization, also known as BOSCO, is hosting its annual tour. This year, though, there will be more ways to view,...

Boise teen creates small T-shirt business

A Boise teen has combined his love for art and entrepreneurial spirit and created his own small business. Boise High School Junior, Jack Zuckerman,...

No Art in the Park, but the art sale will continue this year

For the last 66 years, thousands of people gathered at Julia Davis Park each September to enjoy and buy from local artists and food...

Name picked for new downtown park, but agency decides to try again; art concepts revealed

The Capital City Development Corp. was set to approve a name for a new park slated for 11th St. and Idaho St. in Downtown...

Art project proposed near Boise Depot trestle bridge: give your feedback

Last summer, we told you about a project to add a new public art piece near the Boise Depot. In 2018, the City...

Calling all artists: Eagle hosts chalk art contest

Amateur, professional and student artists are invited to sign up for the “Eagle is Strong” chalk art event. The Eagle Arts Commission is hosting the...

100 years: Boise City Hall art celebrates women’s suffrage anniversary

The story of Idaho’s women’s suffrage movement is being stitched together on the side of Boise’s City Hall.  This year marks the 100th anniversary of...

Larger still: Huge new mural takes shape on Downtown Boise building

Artist David Carmack Lewis keeps leaving his mark on Boise. And each time, that mark gets larger and larger. It started with The Big Back...

Arts groups launch project to document creative Idahoan’s view of pandemic

A group of local arts-focused organizations teamed up to launch a new fund to help support artists in wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. The City...

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