Category Archives: CPA: Public Policies

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Above Image: Flamingo – by Alexander Calder Commissioned by General Services Administration [GSA] Art in Architecture [AIA] program

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"The psychologists and efficiency experts now find that beauty increases productivity. It necessarily follows that true functionalism in man-made edifices must include artistic expression. Sterility and her handmaiden, monotony, must be banished.” Those are the...

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Above Image: from left.. [1] Symbiotic Parralax – by Terrence Karpowicz [1997 / Art-in-Architecture program of the Illinois CDA].. [2] Snake Charmer – by Roger Brown [1990 / Percentage-for-Art program of city of Chicago].. and [3] Batcolumn – by Claes Oldenburg [1977 / Art-in-Architecture program of federal GSA]..

CONTEXT and PURPOSE: This year, in 2014,...

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