Pop Up Park(ing) Spaces at Lee Park

Creative place-making with ordinary parking spaces

Playful urbanism reimagines public parking spaces as stages, art installations, and environmental amenities. Coordinated by the AIA of Central Virginia, the event pairs local nonprofits with architects to design and create pieces that transform the ordinary into the unexpected.

2016 Participants Include:

AIA Central Virginia
Nonprofit component of the national AIA, serving members in the greater central Virginia Area

Building Goodness Foundation
Building community and improving lives

Charlottesville Ballet
Elevating the art of dance through wellness, performance, education and community outreach

Computers4Kids
Providing low income middle and high school youth with one-on-one mentoring, technology skill building, and project-based learning in a safe, supportive environment that promotes college and career readiness

Virginia Discovery Museum
Fostering intellectual curiosity and development for all children of our community

ReadyKids
Getting kids Ready to learn, ready for relationships and ultimately, ready for life.

Supporting Sponsors

Founding Partners