A collection of banners featuring local artists from a variety of artistic disciplines will be on display on King William Street in the downtown core beginning today, December 8, 2017. This special campaign by the Hamilton Arts Council is a celebration of the diversity and the passion that is represented in the work of Hamilton’s diverse and growing artistic community.

Three members of Hamilton’s music community are featured in this unique collection of people: Mark Furakawa, Shanika Maria, and Neeraj Prem.

Visit http://iamanartisthamilton.com/

The special hashtag #IAmAnArtist is being used to help identify this special awareness campaign on social media.

A launch event is scheduled for tonight at the Visitor Centre at Tourism Hamilton, located on the main level of the Lister Block, 28 James Street North at 7:00 PM. Light refreshments will be served and admission is FREE.