Hosted annually in downtown Atlanta, Elevate exhibits large scale public artwork and offers performance, educational opportunities and cultural experiences free to the public with the mission of instigating positive urban growth.
Hosted annually in downtown Atlanta by the Mayor’s Office of Cultural Affairs, ELEVATE is a temporary public art program that seeks to activate the downtown Atlanta area through visual art, performances, and cultural events. The focus of Elevate is to enhance the cultural offerings in downtown Atlanta, and highlight what makes Atlanta unique. The program looks to provide free, quality cultural experiences with the desired outcome of increasing cultural and economic vitality. Elevate is a unique temporary art experience for artists and the general public. Each year hold a new “theme” and features local, national and international artwork strategically presented to capture the interest and imagination of viewers, while providing an entirely new and accessible experience for downtown Atlanta.