Visiting Assistant Professor of Art Max Ferro paints a mural on a shipping container in Utica.

Visiting Assistant Professor of Art Max Ferro and his wife have been volunteering at a community project called Handshake.City in Downtown Utica. They are painting a mural to be inaugurated at the first Handshake.City event on Aug. 25 called The Downtown Getdown. Handshake.City is a new park with shipping containers for vendors and events. 

Utica Observer-Dispatch article, “Is Handshake.City Utica’s new Cultural Hub?”

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