Play Kiosk Now Open!

Posted: June 20, 2018 | Category

Play Kiosk opens in June 2018! Calling all game lovers! Friends of Congress Square Park's new “Play Kiosk” is open! An opportunity for folks of... Read More

Schematic Design Presentation #3

Posted: March 17, 2017 | Category

Thank you to the 60+ people who attended the third and final schematic design public meeting with design firm WRT. We're excited about the progress... Read More

Additional Public Redesign Meetings Scheduled in January

Posted: December 29, 2016 | Category

Did you miss the December 15th redesign meeting? Not to worry! Portland's Urban Designer and CS Redesign Project Manager, Caitlin Cameron, will be... Read More

Concept Design Meeting & Request for Feedback

Posted: December 17, 2016 | Category

Over 100 people attended the latest public meeting of the Congress Square Redesign and Public Art Commission project held on December 15th at the... Read More

The Gardening Team!

Posted: November 28, 2016 | Category

We’ve learned a lot over the past couple of seasons about the gardens at Congress Square Park - what works, what doesn’t - and want to give a... Read More

Redesign Public Open Houses

Posted: September 29, 2016 | Category

Help us shape the future design of this important public space at the heart of Portland! The design team WRT and artist Sarah Sze will be in Portland... Read More

Storefront Design Charrette!

Posted: September 2, 2016 | Category

Save The Date!  The design firm WRT and artist Sarah Sze will be holding a 3-day design charrette from October 4th-6th in a storefront in the... Read More

Sarah Sze selected as Congress Square Public Artist!

Posted: September 1, 2016 | Category

The Portland Public Art Committee announced the artist Sarah Sze was selected for the Congress Square Public Art Commission. Ms. Sze,... Read More

CS Artist Finalists Announced!

Posted: June 21, 2016 | Category

The Portland Public Art Committee is pleased to announce that four artists have been selected as finalists for the Congress Square Public Art... Read More

WRT Selected as Design Team

Posted: June 3, 2016 | Category

FoCSP is thrilled to announce that WRT (Wallace Roberts & Todd) of Philadelphia has been selected as the design team for the Congress Square... Read More

Redesign Project Selected for NEA Our Town Grant!

Posted: May 12, 2016 | Category

National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) Chairman Jane Chu announced 64 awards totaling $4.3 million supporting projects across the nation through the... Read More

Design Finalists Announced!

Posted: April 4, 2016 | Category

We are pleased to announce that four design teams have been selected as finalists for the Congress Square Redesign project.  Twelve submissions were... Read More

Call for Submissions for Congress Square Redesign and Public Art Commission!

Posted: December 23, 2015 | Category

We are thrilled to announce that the City of Portland’s Planning & Urban Development Department, in partnership with the Portland Public Art... Read More

FoCSP publishes Park Use Evaluation Report

Posted: December 17, 2015 | Category

Through the generous support of Southwest Airlines Heart of the Community grant and in partnership with Project for Public Spaces, FoCSP hired... Read More

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