BICAS (Bicycle Inter-Community Art & Salvage) holds its first ever ‘Art Mart’ Artisan Market in the BICAS Parking Lot on Sunday, May 16, 2021 from 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM. BICAS can be found at 2001 N. 7th Ave at the crossroads of Stone Ave & Ventura St. The market will be free to enter with enforced mask mandates and social distancing. Street parking for vehicles and bicycles will be available.
The ‘Art Mart’ will include upcycled bicycle art and merchandise from BICAS as well as local art by over a dozen Tucson DIY artists, including Eureka TexLab, Alexclamation Ink, revolta Art, Luck Salway, Racheal Rios, Fonz520, LONE HEART, APO POTTERY, Crazy Chain Creations, The Snake Bitch, Ginger Green, Sonoran Witch Boy, and Brandy Devoid. Artist bios are available for viewing at bicas.org/art/art-mart. A free upcycled art activity for children will also be available at the market.
Proceeds from bicycle art and merchandise will directly support BICAS, a collectively run 501(c)(3) that has participated in affordable bicycle transportation, education, and creative recycling in Tucson for over 31 years. Sales from DIY artists will directly support the artists.