About 601 Tully
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601 Tully is a center for engaged practice in Syracuse, NY developed by artist and professor Marion Wilson with a rotating collaborative team of 54 students and neighbors and Anda French of French 2Design. It's a site for meaningful exchange between artists, community members, and scholars in the co-production of culture.
601 Tully includes a contemporary art space, a public events space, a bookstore, a teaching garden, and Recess Cafe West.
In 2009, Wilson purchased the condemned two-story home and local drug hub, and throughout five semesters, Wilson's design/build class re-zoned, designed, renovated and now sustains the physical and programmatic aspects of 601 Tully. The collaborative team has consisted of artists, architects, environmentalists, Fowler High School students, Green Train Workforce, neighbors, and the occasional passerby.
601 Tully is made possible by the generous support of the Syracuse University School of Education, The Kauffman Foundation, The Near West Side Initiative, Imagining America, Home HeadQuarters Inc., Say Yes to Education, and National Grid.
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Thursday, January 21, 2010
Upcoming Community Events
Please no one attend a public event/meet with people on behalf of 601 Tully without explicit consent from Marion. This is to ensure the most consistent, positive representation of the project to the public.
Sundays 1/24, 1/31: Church masses at St. Lucy's (432 Gifford St.) 9 am and 11 am
Wednesdays 1/21, 2/3: Bread of Life free lunches at St. Lucy's Gym (425 Gifford St.)
Thursday, January 28: Near Westside Initiative meeting, 6:30 pm, Boys and Girls' Club (201 Shonnard Street)