Rise Together

Artist: Charlie Brouwer

Location: Lawn of the Kingsport Renaissance Center

Ladders borrowed from the community – and returned. Ladders will be tagged to identify lender & their HOPES & DREAMS for the future.

Video Below from “Rise Up Atlanta” in Freedom Park in Atlanta, GA


Sept. 25 – Oct. 14- Engaging community and borrowing ladders
Ladders can be dropped off at the Renaissance Center on these dates and times:
(or call 423-392-8414 to arrange for us to pick up your ladder)
Sat. Sept. 30, 10 am-1 pm
Sun. Oct.1, 2 – 5 pm
Fri. Oct. 6, 5-7 pm
Sat. Oct. 7, 10-1 pm
Sun. Oct. 8, 2-5 pm
Mon. – Fri. Oct. 9 – 13, 2-7 pm
Sat. Oct. 14, 9 am – 2 pm

Oct. 10 – 13- Building the sculpture
We’ll receive & pick-up ladders in the morning & build from 2 pm-7 pm

Nov. 13 – 17, taking down the sculpture & returning the ladders

________________________How You Can Help?________________________
• Lend a ladder – everybody! – we want this to be about the whole community!
• Tell your friends, club, church or community org. about it – think about parts of the community that should be included – help them get a ladder ready to lend.
• Volunteer to help with the project (receiving & registering ladders, canvassing, picking up ladders for people who can’t transport them, assisting with handling ladders during building & take down…


Renaissance Arts Center & Theatre

1200 E. Center St. Kingsport TN 37660

(423) 392-8414