The Syracuse Poster Project will unveil the 2009 poster series at 6 p.m. Thursday April 16 in the atrium at City Hall Commons, 201 E. Washington St. in Syracuse. The unveiling features a piece by Keely Bowman of Baldwinsville and Don Kilpatrick. The Poster Project brings together community poets and Syracuse University artists to create an annual series of posters for the city's poster panels. Each of the 16 posters features an illustrated poem about the downtown, city or surrounding countryside. The unveiling gathers the artists and poets, friends of public art, and the larger community. For more information, call 424-8099.