Special Spaces Designed for Creativity and Community

Creative teens and young adults will thrive in these innovative interiors!

In partnership with Hickok Cole, we’re creating the new AOB headquarters to include an expanded mosaic studio, a digital design lab, a showcase gallery a pop-up art shop, and more. Our new spot in downtown Silver Spring will be a hub of activity for creative teenagers and young adults throughout the region. Now is your chance to claim one of these great spaces!

NAMING OPPORTUNITIES

New Mosaic Studio – $250,000
Double the size of our current mosaic studio, with moveable walls, flexible tables and chairs, smart storage, and beautiful natural light!

Community Inspiration Wall – $100,000
This constantly changing visual design wall features the latest concepts and placemaking experiments of our apprentice and studio crew. Positioned prominently in public space, it will continuously communicate what’s next in community art & design.

Digital Design Lab – $75,000
Collaborating with the mosaic studio on graphic design, 3D rendering, and animation, the design lab will explore new possibilities in an ancient artform, and expand the work and learning opportunities for emerging creative technologists.

Client Conference Room – $50,000
A digitally-dynamic space with a round table, glowing light and glass walls, our conference room is designed for great teamwork.

Showcase Gallery – $50,000
Curated quarterly by the AOB crew, this street-facing, showcase gallery greets neighbors, visitors, and thousands of future commuters on the Purple Line. 

Apprentice Lounge – $50,000
Featuring amphitheater seating, a pantry, lunch tables and lockers, the apprentice lounge is the place for our creative crew to talk, take a break, sketch and dream.

Storefront Graphics – $25,000
Boasting huge street-facing windows with niche insets to display artwork and graphics visible from the busy intersection of Wayne and Fenton, our storefront will reflect the creativity and inclusivity of downtown Silver Spring day and night.

Art Fair Pop Up Shop – $25,000
Help us make mosaics on the go! This custom- designed mobile unit will allow apprentices to pop up an AOB shop at regional art fairs.

Studio Tables, $10,000 – Received!
Thanks to Francie and Tim Hester, we’ll be able to purchase the specialized work tables for the mosaic studio that allow us the make and move large public artworks with ease.

SPONSOR BENEFITS
Sponsor benefits include prominent visual recognition in the new space, acknowledgement in communications and public relations, social media exchange, web recognition, credit in our annual report, and partnership marketing opportunities. Let’s discuss! Contact Anne L’Ecuyer at 202-528-9278 or alecuyer@artsontheblock.com.