Hint: Each Has a Larger Than Life Presence in a Particular Place
October 16, 2019
Livable Communities Newsletter
Publications & Resources
The Magic of Murals
Spectacular scenes and famous faces (David Bowie is just one) are appearing on buildings in big cities and small towns throughout the United States.
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Colorfully Creative Canvases
Communities are turning art, crafts and artistic expression into local attractions — and more. (The octopus seen here is an important messenger.)
LEARN HOW ART MARKS THE SPOT
— A building once used as a torpedo factory marks a milestone birthday and 45 years as a creative space.
Oasis in Minneapolis
— A community garden (an example of “creative spontaneity”) beautifies a greenway and boosts safety.
— Several Colorado communities are using public art to renew neighborhoods, attract visitors and redefine identity.
Colorado Public Radio
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