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Smart Cities Dive: 9 creative asphalt art projects across the US: photos

October 5, 2021

From Reno, Nevada, to Trenton, New Jersey, see eye-catching projects led by recent recipients of Bloomberg Philanthropies Asphalt Art Initiative funding.

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El alcalde de San Juan, Miguel Romero, anunció este lunes que la capital puertorriqueña fue escogida como parte del “Asphalt Art Initiative”, proyecto para revitalizar calles y otros espacios públicos.

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The City of Tallahassee has received a $25,000 “Asphalt Art” grant from Bloomberg Philanthropies.

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The city is one of 26 across the US to receive grants through the Bloomberg Philanthropies’ Asphalt Art Initiative.

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26 Cities Awarded Arts Grants to Transform Blighted Areas

Route Fifty: 26 Cities Awarded Arts Grants to Transform Blighted Areas

September 30, 2021
26 Cities Awarded Arts Grants to Transform Blighted Areas

Bloomberg Philanthropies is partnering with the cities to help them revitalize streets and public spaces and make them safer through its Asphalt Art Initiative.

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Residents of Fairfield, the West End and Highlawn may see an artistic addition to their streets in the future.

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Bloomberg Philanthropies announced Wednesday it will be giving Memphis some cash for pedestrian and cyclist improvements on Highland Street near a school.

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Trentondaily: 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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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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Sacramento’s annual Wide Open Walls mural festival is upon us. But in many cities around the country, people are looking down on public art—about 5 to 6 feet down

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