UVP Community Nights: Summer 2022

Everson Museum Plaza
401 Harrison St.
Downtown Syracuse

Join Light Work’s Urban Video Project for a series of Community Night pop-up exhibitions and events on the plaza this summer!

Times for all programs are dusk to 11 p.m. unless otherwise stated.

These events are FREE & OPEN to the public.


North Side Learning Center Youth: Soft Animal
May 8 – 11 | Sunday – Tuesday | dusk – 11 p.m.


Urban Video Project (UVP) presents Soft Animal at UVP’s outdoor projection site on the north facade of the Everson Museum of Art.  This exhibition showcases artwork from North Side Learning Center youth who participated in photography and writing workshops conducted by university student mentors enrolled in Syracuse University’s TRM 310/610: Literacy, Community, and Media. Professors Victor Rivera and Jessica Martinez taught this course.

Exhibiting artists: Nasteho Abdi, Omar Abdulkadir, Faizo Ali, Ridwan Ali, Hamad Dhari, Abdi Habseme, Khadija Habseme, Barwako Hassen, Hibak Hassen, Shukri Hassen, Dhol Ibrahim, Fozia Ibrahim, Ugaso Ibrahim, Mohamed Kusaw, Habibah Muktar, Hussein Muktar, Iqra Muktar, Zahara Muktar, and Hassan Yerow.


Special thanks from the Northside Learning Center and Urban Video Project:


Light Work, Syracuse University Film and Media Arts department and equipment cage, and TRM 310/610 student mentors.