public art


Massive Murals Are Popping Up Around Detroit

What role will art play in Detroit’s future?
Antwaun Sargent
street art

A Dutch Street Artist Crowdsourced This Vibrant Mural

Munir de Vries interviewed locals to gather ideas for a towering, Fauvism-inspired work of street art.
Diana Shi
public art

Marble Sculpture Swallows Car in New Atlanta Public Artwork

'Autoeater' comments on the city’s “relationship with the automobile in the context of one of the city’s most walkable urban districts,” according to Midtown Alliance.
Nathaniel Ainley
street art

Rainbow Animals Roar Across Geometric Street Art Murals

Arlin Graff's polar bears and oversized hummingbirds take over urban centers.
Diana Shi
public art

2 BFFS Gave This Club a Sick Graffiti Makeover

Olga and m05k developed a friendship that would carry them through a fruitful collaboration.
Diana Shi
feminist art

New York Billboards Become Platforms for Feminist Art

SaveArtSpace reclaims advertising for the female gaze.
Francesca Capossela
50 states of art

Interactive Public Art Meets Affordable Housing in Casper, WY

Artist Matthew Dehaemers’ giant sundial links Casper, Wyoming’s geological past with its sustainable future.
DJ Pangburn

Apples and Balloons Are Like Paper for This Poet Laureate

Redmond Poet Laureate Shin Yu Pai is changing the way we experience poetry.
Abby Ronner
light art

Leo Villareal's Light Sculptures Have a Mind of Their Own

The artist gets a solo show at Pace Gallery before embarking on the world's largest public art installation.
Kara Weisenstein
public art

Anish Kapoor’s Brooklyn Whirlpool Is the Ultimate Summer Hangout

Soak up the sun with a side of existential dread next to Anish Kapoor’s ‘Descension.’
Beckett Mufson
50 states of art

In Seattle, Decolonisation Is a Full-Time Gig | #50StatesofArt

Creators speaks to poet and performing artist Natasha Marin about the Seattle arts community, issues of identity, and the role of the internet in her work.
Kara Weisenstein
50 states of art

New York Rent Too Damn High? Try Delaware. | #50StatesofArt

Born-and-raised New Yorker Jenna Lucente tells us why she quit the city, moved to Delaware, and learned to “slow down and to be truly present as a witness.”
Catherine Chapman