Arts Visual Arts Public Art

Public Art is artwork in the public realm, regardless of whether it is situated on public or private property, or whether it is acquired through public or private funding. Examples include, sculpture, lighting effects, murals, paving patterns, railings and signs. street art, building facade, kiosk, gate, fountain, play equipment, engraving, carving, fresco, mobile, collage, mosaic, bas-relief, tapestry, photograph, drawing, or earthwork

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Aesthetic Grounds
Weblog on public art and public space by writer, Glenn Weiss.
Art in Partnership
Scotland's public art commissions agency. Offers information about services, projects, news and contacts.
Art in the Public Interest
Nonprofit organization to serve the information needs of artists and organizations who are bringing the arts together with community and social concerns. Contains newsletter and organization information.
The Art of Being in Danger
Art project explores attitudes toward homelessness.
The Art of Life
An online portfolio of many public and private commissions by artists' Bonnie Lee Turner and Cliff Clear.
Public art magazine and database. Publishes a newsletter addressed to the professionals in the field of art, architecture and urban design.
Association for Gravestone Studies
Furthering the study and preservation of gravestones.
Blek's Le Rat
Offers galleries exploring the origin of stencil graffiti art in Paris, France in the 80's.
Cracks in the Pavement
An interactive project featuring site-specific works placed at public locations in Austin, Texas and London, England. Photographs, press release, instructions on how to find the art, and information on the artists.
Hickman Industries
Showcases the sculpture and public art of Robert Hickman.
International Cheemah Monument Project
Offers images and information about the international peace project that includes placing several bronze monuments around the world.
Jane Greengold
Public artist provides galleries of projects and installations.
Miami-Dade County Art in Public Places
Public art program dedicated to bringing artistic works out of galleries and museums and into the Miami community.
Outdoor Sculpture of Gil Sadeh
Colorful outdoor sculptures and sculpture parks of Gil Sadeh, Tel Aviv, Israel.
Philadelphia Public Art
Pictures of publicly viewable sculptures, memorials and fountains in Philadelphia.
Project Row Houses
Art and social activism is used to reclaim an inner city neighborhood in Houston.
Public Art Fund
A non-profit arts organization that presents the work of contemporary artists in New York's public spaces.
Public Art in Los Angeles
Documents public art works, sculptural works, mosaics, and murals, in the downtown area, the University of Southern California, and other places in the city.
Public Art Meets the Public
Explores the relationship between art, art appreciation and cultural understanding.
Public Art on the Net
Links to community art resources and organizations.
Public Art South West
A development agency co-ordinating a range of strategies for public art development in the South West (England), funded by South West Arts. News, advice, events, current issues.
Public Art Works
Supports placing art in unusual, public locations. Includes past works and contact information.
Stephen Robin, Sculptor
Galleries of commissioned public sculpture and portfolios of non-commissioned work in a variety of materials.
Steven Hall
Examples of this Australian artist's works including sculptures, street furniture, works on paper and furniture.
The Yard Art Project
Features photo galleries of art found in yards, gardens, and similar outdoor spaces. Invites submissions of yard art photos for possible online exhibition.
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