Art for the people: ZFG’s quest to revive the streets

Art for the people: ZFG’s quest to revive the streets

“Now, ZFG is ready to debut its latest project: a mobile stage and art gallery, which will be a key part of the Crocker Art Museum’s Block by Block party Saturday, June 11, in Meadowview’s Steve Jones Park. It also marks the first time ZFG received any serious funding—a $10,000 grant from the James Irvine Foundation—and the group plans to use its stage to pop up in random neighborhoods in Del Paso Heights, Oak Park and south Sacramento long after the Block by Block parties are over. With dwindling resources dedicated to arts education, the members of ZFG have made it their mission to make art more accessible by taking it out of its traditional settings—museums, concert halls, art galleries—and bring it straight to the people.”

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