Reconnecting in Communities

It is difficult to navigate in a community that is being torn between health and safety concerns. As a country, the United States has always sought ways to rebuild - bypassing a challenge and finding another way forward. A relevant voice nationally - specific to communities is Project for Public Spaces (PPS). In a recent [...]

Assessing Your Space

Many art galleries, museums and the like have been pivoting under the pressures of COVID-19 the past few weeks. We are seeing a serge in organizations investing time to re-evaluate their role in the community and connections to key/primary audiences beyond the summer. Virtual offerings are key in the short-term and will most likely continued [...]

Creative Community

Sometimes creativity needs to meet people where they are at. It might not always be wise to think that your audience will come to you. This month, Projects for Public Spaces (PPS) posts about Great Public Spaces: Expecting More from Transit Stop & Stations to help you get inspired.

What is Public Art?

Around the wold, we are able to experience creative thought in realtime, expressed unexpectedly in spaces both large and small. So what is public art? Often the first images that come to mind are the "3 M's" - murals, monuments or memorials. Although iconic forms of public art; it comes in many more forms - incorporating [...]