In celebration of their 5th Anniversary, large-scale Tape Art drawings will engulf the top and Francis Street side of the Renaissance Hotel; laying tribute to the site that has been a landmark for generations. The Tape Art crew will be given free-reign to use the building as their canvas throughout the week of June 11.
Before its opening in 2007 as an arts-inspired luxury hotel, the former Masonic Temple laid idle for more than seven decades. In its final incarnation, it became a safe-haven for graffiti artists around the world to come and produce sprawling works of art. As a result, Renaissance Providence has reached back into the artistic archives to find the spirit of freedom, exploration and mystery that the once abandoned building became famous for.
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