Thanks to @kristoffer_k for gettin' the tweet out to us on this cool link!
Locally-based artist co-op the XYandZ Gallery has thrown their hat into the ring for the Pepsi Great Idea Contest! Each month, the soft drink giant plans to give away $1,300,000 in grants to artists and dreamers. In other words, peeps with great ideas!
XYandZ has proposed a big public art project to transform vacant buildings in the Twin Cities into art installations. They are going for a $50,000 grant for the project. VOTE HERE to move them up in the rankings! They are hover around #100 right now, but with your help we can push them up and beautify the Twin Cities at the same time!
UPDATE: They are now #46 nationally!
Click HERE to vote!
Here's a video about it: