Central Area Neighborhood Development Organization

Arts & Culture

Art Exhibitions

CANDO Monthly Community Meeting

  (SCROLL DOWN FOR ENGLISH)   Reuniones Comunitarias Mensuales Comenzando en Enero del 2017 CANDO convocara reuniones comunitarias mensuales cada tercer Martes del mes. La reunion comunitaria incluirá presentaciones o discusiones sobre diferentes temas cada mes y los diferentes grupos de trabajo ademas tendrán la oportunidad de reunirse. Esperamos que esta sea una buena oportunidad para que […]

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“Margins” Art Exhibit at CANDO: Call for Artists

“Margins”  showing will focus on artists of all levels who belong to groups that are often marginalized in mainstream American society and how this marginalization interacts with their identity and their artwork. Read the Call for Artists below and send in a submission! Call for Artists-1

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Call for Artists – Utility Box design

CALL FOR ARTISTS TO DESIGN UTILITY BOX ART WRAPS IN THE CENTRAL NEIGHBORHOOD   The Central Area Neighborhood Development Organization (CANDO) has a unique opportunity for local artists to submit photography for utility box wraps. CANDO is seeking designs for four designated utility boxes in the Central neighborhood. The project is part of the City […]

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DreamsLand in the Central Neighborhood – Join us 6/6/15 1pm 3306 Columbus

Please join in a community art project to collectively dream and design a shared space at 3306 Columbus Ave. S. What & Why: In 2014 the empty lot at 3306 Columbus was purchased with the intention of making a free public park where all neighbors are welcome to engage in creative exchange in order to […]

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Just Say Hello

Share food, meet neighbors, connect more deeply with your community!  Project 55407 has four great ways for you to “Just Say Hello”! Project 55407 is a collaborative project from CANDO and Obsidian Arts that is working to build community connections between neighbors and the greater community.  There are four initiatives including a Community Recipe Book, […]

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Breaking Ice Returns to the Neighborhoods

Join neighbors and friends to see Breaking Ice a troop of professional artists perform about the conversations brought to the forefront by the community surrounding the Seward Friendship Co-op, food access and jobs. Print out Breaking Ice Flyer in English and Spanish to share with your neighbors and friends! Performances Thursday 1/30/2014 at 7 p.m. […]

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Central Identity Project

CANDO is a proud partner in the Central Identity Project! The Central Identity Project is a mural created by Central youth and community members to portray the rich and diverse history of the Central Neighborhood. More details are available on the Central Identity Project Website, including a schedule of painting workshops and how to contribute […]

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