Discover how public art enhances the streetscapes of Downtown Austin. The walk starts at City Hall and showcases artworks along Second, Third, and Colorado Streets that have been integrated into Great Streets Program projects to create pedestrian-friendly public realms. Learn about challenges and solutions for working in the streetscape and how public art can enhance the pedestrian experience and be integral to creative placemaking. Pop into City Hall to see its great art installation too.
Meghan Wells and Carrie Brown, City of Austin, Art in Public Places
This tour will travel on foot. Participants are encouraged to wear comfortable shoes, wear comfortable business casual attire, and bring sunscreen. Refillable water bottles will be provided.