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Westminster Mall Offers Real-Time Artistic Experience with the Canvas Project




Patrice Conover

Westminster Mall

Local artists to transform Westminster Mall into works of art

WESTMINSTER, CA (FEBRUARY, 27, 2020) – Westminster Mall is pleased to announce the Canvas Project, a one-of-a-kind event highlighting Walk For Art artists and bringing the creative process to guests in real-time. On Saturday, March 7, from 10am-8pm, artists from around Westminster and Orange County will showcase their talent by creating unique pieces of art for Westminster Mall while guests watch the progression live and will display their artwork for event guests. Artists participating in the event include: Aspiring artist Jaime Risch featuring an interactive art exhibit where guests can walk into an underwater world filled with aquatic plants and animals (all day), from 11am – 1pm and 2-4pm – Caricature drawings by Emily Menendez near the barber shop and Foot Locker and local Orange County band DARDEN will perform in center court from 1-3pm. 

“At Westminster Mall, we’re always looking for new ways to bring movement, art and culture to our town center for our guests to experience,” Patrice Conover, Marketing Director at Westminster MallWith such vibrant local talent here in Orange County, the Canvas Project is an opportunity to spotlight our area artists, while creating a unique experience that will surely leave our guests feeling inspired.”

The Canvas Project is part of a nationwide initiative presented by Washington Prime Group that aims to bring artistic experiences to communities by inviting local artists to work on unique pieces as guests watch the creative process unfold.

This is just one example of parent company Washington Prime Group’s mission to transform traditional shopping destinations into true community gathering places where guests can experience cultural events, entertainment and much more.

For additional information on the Canvas Project or other upcoming events at Westminster Mall, visit .

About Westminster Mall

Westminster Mall is in the heart of Orange County, serving affluent suburbs and coastal communities in Southern California. The town center is home to more than 120 national and local retail, dining and entertainment options, as well as numerous events and activities throughout the year. A dynamic offering of things to do along with things to buy keeps guests engaged and returning often. Westminster Mall is open seven days a week; Monday to Friday 10 a.m. – 9 p.m., Saturday 10 a.m. – 8 p.m. and Sunday 11 a.m. – 6 p.m. For more information, please call (714) 898-2558 or visit Like us on Facebook at and follow us on Instagram @ShopWestminster

About Washington Prime Group

Washington Prime Group Inc. is a retail REIT and a recognized leader in the ownership, management, acquisition and development of retail properties. The Company combines a national real estate portfolio with its expertise across the entire shopping center sector to increase cash flow through rigorous management of assets and provide new opportunities to retailers looking for growth throughout the U.S. Washington Prime Group® is a registered trademark of the Company. Learn more at