Public Art That Brightens Your Day

For my partnership and connections module I have picked “The Good Journey”. The aim of my brief if to make people’s daily commute easier/better/more enjoyable in a textile form. While researching I decided to look at existing public art that leave an impression and in some cases a smile…

Chris Burden‘s “Urban Light,” located in front of the Los Angeles County Museum of Art.

Jan Vormann, Lego Wall Repairs in Bocchignano in Italy

Olafur Eliasson Waterfalls, Brooklyn Bridge (Waterfalls displayed in and around New York)

Banksy, Wall in Hollywood LA


Jacob Hashimoto’s aluminum-tile, tapestry-like sculpture. The Andaz Hotel in West Hollywood.

Glasgow based Artist Jim Lambie, floors with  everyday vinyl tape

The Glue Society, ‘Sculpture by the Sea’ art event in Australia in 2006

Christo and Jeanne Claude, The Gates Central Park

Jack Sanders, Robert Gay and Butch Anthony,  Arlington County in Virginia. 

Tetris instalations, Abercrombie Lane, Sydney Australia

Andy Goldsworhty, Enviromental artist

Jason de Caires, Under water sculptures

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