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Nick Passanese of Lewiston took a break from his morning run to play the percussion instruments on a new pyramid structure at the new Artpark Bridges Garden. MEDIA ADVISORY: Photo/Video opportunity What: Artpark Bridges Garden opening Join Artpark, the participants of the Artpark Bridges program, contributing artists, funders and more. The Artpark Bridges Garden is a painted pyramid sculpture that incorporates different types of percussion instruments with a surrounding garden of greenery and flowers. The ADA accessible Artpark Bridges Garden was created in a collaborative effort of participants of the Artpark Bridges community engagement program and artists Brian Nacov and Andrew Palinski (See attachment for full release). When: Monday August 12, 2019 12pm-2pm Sponsors: Artpark thanks Russell’s Tree and Shrub Farm, LLC., International Stone Gallery of Lockport, and Hyatt’s All Things Creative for donated materials. The Artpark Bridges Garden is supported in part by the Charles D. and Mary A. Bauer Foundation, the WGRZ Channel 2 and Tegna Foundation, Teresa Williams, Thomas Donahower and many individual donors. Please visit artpark.net for a full list of supporters of the Artpark Bridges program. Where: Artpark Lower Park– 450 South 4th Street Lewiston NY 14092 Contact: Maria Hays at mhays@artpark.net, 716-998-6878 -- Maria Hays Artpark Director of Communications P: 716-754-9000 ext 132 F: 716-754-2741 mhays@artpark.net www.artpark.net