Public art can make your town more beautiful, more beloved and more economically productive.
Public art brings unique value and character to our neighborhoods.
The most successful public art is the result of community desires and goals, not top-down planning.
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A pop-up music venue is making a big impact in Akron, Ohio.
As new residents move in, will the arts be pushed out?
This Public Art Week, we discussed big questions about the value and role of public art in our towns. Here's what got the most reads this week.
After the crowds clear, what type of long-term impact does a public event leave in its wake?
After years of being a largely windowless, uninviting one-story building on a dreary corner, this library was transformed into an exciting, lively mixed-use space that is now a focal point for the neighborhood.
(Top photo source: Brisbane City Council)