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Trenton, NJ Art creating a gateway at a transit hub

September 28, 2021

“Stepping Into Tomorrow” is a creative reimagining of the public space in front of the Trenton Transit Center through installation of asphalt art at the intersection, vinyl banners throughout the space, and a bike rack.

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Pittsburgh, PA Empowering a community to improve their streets

September 28, 2021

Friendship Community Group and the City of Pittsburgh partnered to redesign a five-way intersection adjacent to Baum Grove, a parklet that is frequently used for community events.

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Monocle’s The Urbanist Podcast: Rebirth of Public Art

August 12, 2021

We look at how public art can contribute to a rebirth for cities and create more welcoming public spaces. Is there a better way to ensure that your city remains vibrant than by integrating art with the built environment?

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An intersection in Pittsburgh’s Friendship neighborhood was closed over the weekend in the name of an art mural project.

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Sara DeLucia from the Asphalt Art Project in Friendship on how a group of artists are painting the Baum Grove intersection.

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A five-way intersection in the Friendship neighborhood of Pittsburgh is closed for part of the weekend while a local group installs asphalt art.

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Pittsburgh’s Department of Mobility and Infrastructure plans to close a five-way intersection in the Friendship neighborhood this weekend for a street art mural project.

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Durham, NC Painting a safer route to school

August 3, 2021

The Club Crossing project aimed to create a fun and welcoming street environment for elementary school students, families, and residents to cross to the Club Boulevard Elementary School, Northgate Park, and the Ellerbe Creek Trail.

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The City of Saginaw, Michigan utilized art to tie three downtown intersection together to support local and business, while also celebrating the city's diversity.

Taking Art to the Streets, Just Look Down

May 20, 2021
The City of Saginaw, Michigan utilized art to tie three downtown intersection together to support local and business, while also celebrating the city's diversity.

Aided by grants, artists are creating ground murals and other projects on roadways, underpasses and in public squares.

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An Initiative to Improve Street Safety through Public Art

March 2, 2021

The intersection, surrounded by a library, a church, a post office and a kitchen supply store, had charm, but lacked safety. Two streets had stop signs, but the intersection’s width and configuration still posed a hazard for residents trying to cross the street on foot, said DuRon Netsell, a Westport resident and head of the…

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