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Architecture of Sound Public Art Pavillion

Rendering of a Sound Pavilion modeled after canoes

The Architecture of Sound Public Art Pavilion is a unique collaboration with North Carolina State University Architecture students, Sound Artist Alyssa Miserendino, and Raleigh Arts.

Learn more about the Architecture of Sound Public Art Pavillion


Atlantic Avenue

Rendering of the new Atlantic Road

The project is located between Highwoods Boulevard and New Hope Church Road. The proposed improvements will improve safety and mobility for pedestrians, bicyclists, and vehicles. Stand-alone and/or integrated public art will be added as part of the Percent for Art program.

Learn more about the Atlantic Avenue public art project


Barwell Road

Image of Barwell Road with fields on the left and driveways on the right

The Barwell Road Improvement Project will add turn lanes, sidewalks, and bike lanes on Barwell Road. Stand-alone and/or integrated public art will be added as part of the Percent for Art program.

Learn more about the Barwell Road public art project


Blue Ridge Road

Plan of the widening of Blue Ridge Road

This project seeks to provide a functional and safer multi-modal corridor along the Blue Ridge Road corridor from Duraleigh Road to Crabtree Valley Avenue. Stand-alone and/or integrated public art will be added as part of the Percent for Art program.

Learn more about the Blue Ridge Road public art project


Carolina Madtom Sculpture at Walnut Creek Wetland Center

A sculpture of a Catfish made from trash taken from Walnut Creek

The catfish sculpture at Walnut Creek Wetland Park.

Artists and volunteers collected various trash items from Walnut Creek to create sculptural installations at Walnut Creek Wetland Center.

Learn more about the Carolina Madtom Sculpture public art project


Carolina Pines Avenue

Carolina Pines Avenue rendering

The Carolina Pines Avenue project is located between Lake Wheeler Road and South Saunders Street. The corridor includes a lake and well used public park as well as a residential neighborhood. Stand-alone and/or integrated public art will be added as part of the Percent for Art program.

Learn more about the Carolina Pines Avenue public art project


Construction Fence Art at John Chavis Memorial Park

woman sitting on the floor crocheting large pink yarn square

Join artist Linette Knight for crochet workshops to decorate the John Chavis Memorial Park construction fence.

Learn more about the construction fence art project and sign up for workshops
 


John Chavis Memorial Park

Design rendering of the future John Chavis Memorial Park community center

Artist David Wilson has designed a large painted glass artwork and a colorful perforated sunshade for the community center which will reference the colors of the Carousel.

Learn more about the John Chavis Memorial Park public art project


Law Enforcement Training Center

Rendering of the law enforcement training center building

The new 60,000-square-foot center will have all officer training features on one site. It will replace the current police training center on Law Enforcement Drive. Stand-alone and/or integrated public art will be added as part of the Percent for Art program.

Learn more about the Law Enforcement Training Center public art project


Oberlin Road

1018 Oberlin Road Circa 1948

The purpose of the Oberlin Road Streetscape Project is to improve the street with wider sidewalks, revised traffic lanes and bus stops, and landscaping. Artist Chandra Cox is working with the living ancestors of Oberlin Village to tell the story of this historic community.

Learn more about the Oberlin Road public art project


Poole Road

Rendering of the new Poole Road

The Poole roadway widening stretches from Maybrook Drive to Barwell Road. The design calls for widening Poole to a four-lane complete street with a median, sidewalks, and bicycle facilities.

Learn more about the Poole Road public art project


SEEK Raleigh

An interactive art installation, two people with boxes on their heads connected by a metal tube

SEEK Raleigh is an annual series of site-specific art installations and performance art events that engage the community through public art. 

Learn more about SEEK Raleigh


Together Raleigh

Bus shelter wrapped in artwork with Sir Walter Raleigh

Local artists adorn GoRaleigh bus shelters with unique vinyl wrap artworks.

Learn more about Together Raleigh public art project

 


Contact

 

Kelly McChesney
Public Art Director
kelly.mcchesney@raleighnc.gov
919-996-5657

Department:
Parks, Recreation and Cultural Resources
Service Categories:
Raleigh Arts

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