1) Our Call For Artists which this year attracted 100 submissions from around the region, all with a connection back to Pontiac
2) The Celebration of the Winners. Artists and Fans come together to celebrate the arts, vote for their favorite, and find out who the judges favorites are.
3) The Public Enjoyment - Walking Maps are available NOW in any Downtown Pontiac business for you to enjoy the arts LIVE on 25 buildings.
Canvas Pontiac installs twenty-five large scale installations of art on historic buildings, pocket parks, and well-curated locations throughout Downtown for the public to enjoy these 8-foot by 10-foot pieces of art.
This year be sure to particularly enjoy the the judges favorites:
FIRST PLACE: Fire and Eyes by Dave Zanin and located across the street from The Lafayette Market's courtyard
SECOND PLACE: The Pier by Steven Shive and located on the 50th District Court House
THIRD PLACE: Playing with Passion by Sydni Gothard and located on the First Presbyterian Church.
Enjoy your walk through Downtown Pontiac and enjoy the local art. You'll be pleased and amazed at the large scale installations decorating Pontiac's Front Porch.
Pick up a copy of the map at any of our local businesses.