A new switch box art project adds a little color to Revere

Pictured is the first switch box to be painted by an artist as part of the Switchbox Art Project in Revere. Bruce Orr, from RAW Art Works in Lynn, used acrylic paints on this box at Revere Beach Boulevard. (Owen O'Rourke)
REVERE — The bland gray switch boxes throughout the city are about to get a burst of color. Revere has joined several Greater Boston communities who have asked artists to turn the 4 x 5-foot metal electrical boxes into works of art. The Switchbox Art Project is intended to beautify the city and showcase original…

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