Boston’s individual communities may appear to be unrelated, but by considering the city as a whole, we can begin to understand what we share, and revel in our differences.

On view in the Courtyard Gallery, “Paper Telephone” is a collaborative artist’s book made by children from eight community centers throughout Boston. Together they have woven a story that is a reflection of the city itself, filled with meandering thoughts, dissonance, and the chance beauty of random order.

View an interview with artist Adrian Rodriguez


The Community Arts Initiative is generously supported by the Linde Family Foundation.