July 10, 2009

Howard CTA Art

The schematic for the wall art inside the CTA station at the Howard entrance. It’s colorful and geometric -


Yesterday morning -

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Last night -


It will be interesting to see what the Paulina entrance art will be. At last summer’s presentation some of the proposed hanging art had its pitfalls – pigeon roosts, how to clean, etc. The presenter for one piece said the fiberglass medium could be powerwashed….no specifics about removing it first or just turning the water loose near the escalators. A comment was made on one proposed piece that contained cherubs which led to ‘showing more diversity’ in the cherubs.

Look out – cherubs have fallen into the diversity pit.

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