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Granite Benches at Texas Tech - Lubbock

Art in Public Places in the Texas Panhandle

By: Mark Naugle

Jim Hirschfield is a very busy man.
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An Intervew With Robert Calvo

A return to the studio

By: Mark Naugle


Robert Calvo was one of the most recognized names in public art during the 1990s and early 2000s. It has been several years since Robert has pursued Public Art commissions in order to focus on his studio work. What has caused this shift? I wanted to know, and conducted an interview with Robert over August and September, 2009. His views on Public Art, process, and politics are intriguing:
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The Arts mean Dollars and Sense

The Economic Impact of Nonprofit Arts and Culture Organizations and Their Audiences in Hillsborough County, Florida

By: Mark Naugle

Read this editorial from today’s Tampa Tribune.  If you would like copies of the summary brochure, please pick them up at the Arts Council of Hillsborough County office at 1000 N. Ashley, Suite 105.
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Florida Terrazzo Project

public art collaboration with artist wopo hollup

By: Mark Naugle

Collaboration with artist Wopo Holup at Tampa International Airport

The new economy parking garage at Tampa International Airport was built by Brasfield and Gorrie. The Eastern elevator lobby features an installation by New York/Colorado artist Wopo Holup. Here is her concept:

“Florida Constellations” is a work in two parts, a carved limestone mural and a glass and stone terrazzo lobby floor. Ideas for the work consist of a sky view of the earth and a mind’s view of the sky.  Tampa Bay and the west coast of Florida are mapped from above. It is the view of land we see taking off or landing from Tampa International Airport – a view in flight.
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Terrazzo Flooring Project at Tampa International Airport

tampa, florida - public art collaboration with Wendy Babcox

By: Mark Naugle

Public Art Installation - Collaboration with Wendy Babcox

We here at Steward-Mellon are proud to have recently participated in a couple of beautiful Art in Public Places projects at the new Economy Parking Garage at the Tampa International Airport external link. The Western elevator lobby contains a site-specific art piece by Wendy Babcox external link entitled Sea Shadows.
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