A Thousand Words – A Public Art Installation by the Athens Photo Project

Date(s) - October 27, 2018
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm



Athens Photo Project (APP) in partnership with the City of Athens, proudly presents, A Thousand Words, a permanent art installation that celebrates the community and landscape of southeast Ohio as seen through the creative lens of our regional photographers. Photographs presented within the installation will rotate on a biennial basis, and will feature group exhibitions from APP artists and juried exhibitions open to all regional photographers. This inaugural exhibit will feature work by 33 artists who participated in 2016-2017 APP classes.

Please join APP and the City of Athens at the Ribbon Cutting Ceremony to meet the artists and celebrate this exciting new addition to Uptown Athens! Light refreshments will be available from 3:30 – 4:30pm

Continuous shuttle service from APP’s Studio (434 W. Union St.) will be available for APP artists and audience members. Feel free to park near APP’s studio and enjoy continuous shuttle service beginning 30min prior to each event and ending 30min after.

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

Saturday, October 27th, 4pm

Athens City Parking Garage

7 E. Washington St., Athens, OH


Founded in 2000, Athens Photo Project (APP) is a vibrant community of artists dedicated to using photography as a tool for self-expression, personal growth, and social change within the journey of mental health recovery.

Athens City Parking Garage