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Tuesday, April 14, 2009

Student's public art to spruce up downtown D.C.

Student's public art to spruce up downtown D.C.
- San Francisco State University:

"I'm only about three months away from install, and it's still hard to imagine what it will look like, but it will be big, that's for sure,' Kerber said of the piece commissioned by the D.C. Commission on the Arts and Humanities in conjunction with Lowe Enterprises.

The two-year process has been a learning experience for Kerber. Finishing a public art piece requires constant communication between the artist, the client and engineers who ensure that the art meets building codes. Kerber's work will adorn the side of a mixed-use retail/residential building as part of revitalization efforts in the Mount Vernon Triangle neighborhood." - Ethan Kerber

See more at http://mvtriangle.blogspot.com/

This piece of public art is not for the 5th and K corner - but rather a decorative grate to beautify the large fresh air intake grate adjacent to Busboys' 5th Street entrance.

2 comments:

  1. yeah. still blogging! it was so nice to meet you at your opening @ coldwell banker. keep up the great work. i look forward to seeing you again.

    thomas drymon (former new orleanian)

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  2. Thanks and likewise former new orleanian. Catch you at the next event.

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