News Coverage for Seeing Spartanburg in a New Light

Seeing Spartanburg in a New Light is in the news!

Follow the links below to view media coverage of Seeing Spartanburg in a New Light!

June 2015

Spartanburg wins $1 million for artistic neighborhood lighting – Spartanburg Herald-Journal

Spartanburg gets one million dollar grant to create new art in the cityWYFF

Group donating up to $1M to 'Seeing Spartanburg in a New Light'WSPA

Spartanburg to receive up to $1M for 'Seeing Spartanburg in a New Light' – Fox Carolina

The Arts Partnership of Greater Spartanburg Receives One of Four Public Art Grants from Bloomberg Philanthropies – Americans for the Arts

Bloomberg Names Winners of Public-Art Grants – New York Times, ArtsBeat blog

Four Public Artworks Set to Make Waves Across AmericaHuffington Post

Transforming Urban Spaces with Dynamic Public

Spartanburg Awarded $1 Million for Public ArtColumbia Free Times

Bloomberg Philanthropies' Public Art Challenge Funds 4 Projects Aimed at Urban IssuesNonprofit Quarterly

Can $1 million from Bloomberg help the former “murder capital” become an artsy dining destination?Washington Post

Local Arts in Brief for June 28, 2015Charleston Post & Courier

Four Public Art Projects from LA to Albany Get Grants of Up to $1MHyperallergic


July 2015

Bloomberg Announces The Winners of its Inaugural Public Art ChallengeInside Philanthropy

August 2015

Neighborhood art project highlighted during National Night Out – Spartanburg Herald-Journal

National Night Out kicks off in Spartanburg – WYFF

Mayor: Strengthening our community through the artsSpartanburg Herald-Journal

November 2015

All 10 ‘New Light’ applicants selected for public art projectSpartanburg Herald-Journal

March 2016

10 Artists and Cultural Projects on Instagram You Won't Want to Miss this Year –


April 2016

Artist shares designs that will show Spartanburg 'in a new light'WYFF

Artist unveils designs for nine neighborhood art installationsSpartanburg Herald-Journal

Artist shares designs that will show Spartanburg ‘in a new light’The Hub

Spartanburg Council approves $1M public art projectGSA Business

Spartanburg City Council views design concepts for $1 million public art project funded by Bloomberg

Daniel Morgan students work on neighborhood art installations – Spartanburg Herald-Journal


May 2016

Bloomberg Philanthropies funds art project to light up SpartanburgUpstate Business Journal

Spartanburg County Foundation awards grants to eight nonprofits – Spartanburg Herald-Journal

Seven area nonprofits awarded $214K in grants – Spartanburg Herald-Journal

Mary Black Foundation awards $404,610 in grantsGSA BizWire

Spartanburg City Council Approves Public Art and Lighting Projects Funded by Bloomberg PhilanthropiesLEDinside


July 2016

Highland neighborhood video project to feature youth's filmsSpartanburg Herald-Journal

Video art show to feature creations from teens in Spartanburg's Highland neighborhoodFox Carolina

Artist Information

For more information on the work of "Seeing Spartanburg in a New Light" artist, Erwin Redl, follow the link below.

Erwin Redl