Here There and Everywhere

Expat wanderer

Public Art

My home town sponsors a huge Arts fest every year, raising hundreds of thousands of dollars, which they donate to different charities. Each year, in addition, they donate a piece of art to the community. I love this place. This is what I saw on the BeachWalk, about two miles of public path along the beachfront, punctuated with public art.

This is called the Whale Watchers

This is the breakwater wall, with shells, periwinkles, and sand patterns sculpted into it.



And this is my favorite:


October 11, 2006 - Posted by | Travel, Uncategorized


  1. […] Power Stations in Kuwait I love public art. My little village in the US holds an annual Arts Festival, and part of the proceeds from this highly successful festival goes to fund public art. You can see some examples here: Public Art – October […]

    Pingback by Power Stations in Kuwait « Here There and Everywhere | June 13, 2007 | Reply

  2. Beautiful!!! I wish to see more public art in this world! 😉

    Comment by noracassandra | June 17, 2007 | Reply

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