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Various Artists

This project consisted of temporary installations of recycled bicycles transformed into 24 public sculptures by 20 participating artists. The project was installed in conjunction with the Amgen Tour of California, a 650-mile bicycle race through California. Sculptures consisting of reused bicycle parts were installed along Long Beach streets to welcome racers and celebrants to finish-line festivities. Individual artworks were later auctioned to private collectors in order to raise funds for the Arts Council’s Eye On Design Program. Artworks now exist in private collections and are also on display at City Hall.

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Artist(s)

Additional Artist Details Erin Arthofer, Lisa Bedford, Michael Cote, Gina Cutuli, Margie Darrow, Megan Noelle Ellisor, Rick Frausto, Trace Fukuhara, Kimberly Lee Garrison, Greg S. Gilday, Nicole Green, Anthony Hedayat, Tammy Leigh Kramer, Nina Madjid, Karena Massengill, LT Mustardseed, Steve Radosevich, Patrick Vogel, Tom Walker and Dolores Williams

Type of Art

Year Completed

Council District

Partner Initiative

Status

Active

Commissioned By

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Budget

$48,000

Funding Source(s)

RDA

Accession Number

68

Address Long Beach, CA (get directions)

Location DescriptionVarious locations: some are installed at City Hall

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