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Photo of Corpus Callosum

Photo Credit: John Durant

Corpus Callosum
by Einar and Jamex de la Torre
2013
San Diego Central Library
330 Park Blvd., San Diego, 92101

Photo of Hiding My Candy

Photo Credit: Philipp Scholz

Hiding My Candy
by Donald Lipski
2013
San Diego Central Library
330 Park Boulevard, San Diego, 92101

Photo of Triangulating Hives (for Magdalena)

Photo Credit: Tim Mantoani

Triangulating Hives (for Magdalena)
by Gary Hill
2013
San Diego Central Library
330 Park Blvd., San Diego, 92101

Photo of Recreations of Furniture

Photo Credit: John Durant

Recreations of Furniture Found Discarded in Alleys
and on Curbs While Driving Around SanDiego
Several Bright Summer Afternoons with David

by Roy McMakin
2013
San Diego Central Library
330 Park Blvd., San Diego, 92101

Photo of Fault Whisper art installation

Photo Credit: Cindy Guido

Fault Whisper
by Living Lenses (Po Shu Wang and Louise Bertelsen)
2014/2015
Fault Line Park
1433 Island Ave., San Diego, CA 92101
View location of Fault Whisper on map
PDF icon Detailed Fact Sheet
Eavesdrop on the Earth at Fault Line Park

Photo of a Grandmother's Kitchen/Grandfather's Garden

Grandmother's Kitchen/Grandfather's Garden
By Lynn Susholtz, Stone Paper Scissors
2012
On loan to La Maestra Community Health Center, City Heights
4060 Fairmount Ave., San Diego, CA 92105
View location on map
PDF icon Detailed Factsheet
PDF icon Plaque

Watch excerpts of the artist's videos:
&149; Viet
&149; Safia

&149; Watch the artwork dedication event, March 12, 2013.

Photo of South Belmont Park Comfort Station

Pixelated Summer
by Sarah Lejeune with Angelo Camporaso
2008
South Belmont Park Comfort Station
3000 block of Mission Blvd., San Diego, CA 92109
View location of Pixelated Summer on map

Photo of Tweet Street

Tweet Street Urban Bird Houses
by Kirk Crown, Bobbi Lewis, Bernard Bobitch, Joel Sotelo, Lilia Peji, Bob Gromosky, Amy Ennis Achaibou, Amy Levine, Miguel Salmeron, Rafael Lopez and Daniel Renner
2008
Cortez Hill Park, between Seventh and Ninth avenues on Date Street, San Diego, CA 92101

Photo of North University Community Branch Library and Nobel Athletic Area Recreation Center Art PiecePhoto of North University Community Branch Library and Nobel Athletic Area Recreation Center Art Piece

Twist and Sprout
by Blue McRight
2007
North University Community Branch Library and Nobel Athletic Area Recreation

8820 Judicial Drive, San Diego, CA 92122

Photo of Fire Station 47 art

Random Order
by Barbara Grygutis
2007
Fire Station 47, Pacific Highlands Ranch
6041 Edgewood Bend Court,  San Diego, CA 92130
Photo courtesy of Greg Lambert

Photo of In the Spirit of Cesar Chavez Sculpture

Achievement / Progress / Community: In the Spirit of César E. Chavez
Logro / Progreso / Comunidad: Con El Mismo Espíritu De César E. Chavez
by Mario Lara, John Hiemstra, Louise Torio, Todd McKerrow, Pita Ruiz, Ruben Seja
2006
César E. Chavez / 25th and Commercial Trolley Station, Orange Line
Intersection of 25th and Commercial streets, San Diego, CA 92102

Photo of Pelican Sculpture

Pelican Brown
by TJ Dixon, James Nelson and Jan Phillips
2005
South Pacific Beach Lifeguard Tower
West end of Grand Avenue, San Diego, CA 92109

Photo of Fire Hose Frieze

Fire Hose Frieze
Fire Hose Frieze
by Paul Hobson
2005
Fire Station 31 - Del Cerro
6002 Camino Rico, San Diego, CA 92120

Recognition: American Public Works Association, San Diego & Imperial Counties Chapter, Honor Award, 2006

Photo of Fire Station #12

Fire Station 12
by Jeri Deneen
2005
Fire Station 12 - Lincoln Park
4964 Imperial Ave., San Diego, CA 92113

Photo of Colle-Rolando Continuum

College-Rolando Continuum
by Christopher Lee
2005
College-Rolando Branch Library
6600 Montezuma Road, San Diego, CA 92115

Photo of Fire Station #29

Fire Station 29
by Jeri Deneen
2005
Fire Station 29 - San Ysidro
179 W. San Ysidro Blvd., San Diego, CA 92173

Photo of San Ysidro Mural

San Ysidro Heritage Mural
by Raul Espinoza
2004
Cesar Chavez Community Center
455 Sycamore Road, San Diego, CA 92173

Photo of Pump Station #4 Art Installation

Public Utilities Pump Station 4
by Teddy Cruz and Marcos Ramirez
2004
2799 Carleton St., San Diego, CA 92106

Recognition: Americans for the Arts Public Art Network, Year in Review, 2005

Photo of Micro-Macro Art Installation

Micro-Macro
by Nobuho Nagasawa
2004
Public Utilities Environmental Monitoring and Technical Services Laboratory
2392 Kincaid Road, San Diego, CA 92101

Photo of A Voyage of Discovery Art Installation

A Voyage of Discovery
by Christopher Lee
2004
La Jolla Branch Library (Florence Riford Library Center and Joan and Irwin Jacobs Library Annex)
7555 Draper Ave., San Diego, CA 92037

Photo of Storytime Art Installation

Storytime
by Madeline Wiener
2003
Doyle Park Recreation Center
8175 Regents Road, San Diego, CA 92122

Photo of Crab Carillon Art Installation

Crab Carillon
by Roman de Salvo (artist) and
Joseph Waters (composer)
2003
25th Street Overpass
Corner of F and 25th streets, San Diego, CA 92102
Play the chimes by running a pencil, stick or ruler across the bars on the bridge. The melody is a palindrome; it plays the same forward and backward. Listen online now!
Song 1 Arrangement (mp3)
Song 2 Chimes (mp3)

Recognition: American Planning Association, San Diego Section, Honorable Mention, 2005

Photo of Green Flash Art Installation

Green Flash
by Malcolm Jones
2003
Ventura Place Street Improvement
West end of Ventura Place, San Diego, CA 92109

Photo of North Park Community Park

North Park Community Park
by Stone, Paper, Scissors
Aida Mancillas and Lynn Susholtz
2003
4044 Idaho St., San Diego, CA 92104

Photo of The Railing of Wild River Grasses Art Installation

The Railing of Wild River Grasses
Sycamore Leaf Cascade
Sycamore Leaf Canopy

by Joyce Cutler Shaw
2002
Mission Valley Branch Library
2123 Fenton Parkway, San Diego, CA 92108

Recognition: American Institute of Architects Award, San Diego Chapter, Best Institutional Design 2002; American Institute of Architects Award, San Diego Chapter, Divine Detail 2002

Photo of Oceanlife, Sun & Wave Art Installation

Oceanlife, Sun & Waves
by Kim Emerson
2002
Pacific Beach Entryway
On medians along Grand Avenue between Fanuel and Haines streets, San Diego, CA 92109

Photo of Water Sense Art Installation

Water Sense
by Nobuho Nagasawa
2002
North City Water Reclamation Plant
4949 Eastgate Mall, San Diego, CA 92121

Photo of The Fire Fighters at #44 Art Installation

Fire Fighters at 44
by T.J. Dixon and James Nelson
2002
Fire Station 44 - East Mira Mesa
10000 Black Mountain Road, San Diego, CA 92126

Recognition:American Institute of Architects, San Diego Chapter, Orchid Award - Public Art, 2001

Photo of Various Works Art Installation

Various Works
by T.J. Dixon, James Nelson, Alber de Matteis, Stephanie Goldman and Ken Goldman
2002
Kroc-Copley Animal Shelter
5480 Gaines St., San Diego, CA 92110

Photo of Recipe for Friendship Art Installation

Recipe for Friendship
by Nina Karavasiles
2001
Amici Park, Little Italy
Corner of State and Date streets, San Diego, CA 92101

Photo of Watermarks Art Installation

Watermarks
by Stone Paper Scissors
Aida Mancillas and Lynn Susholtz
2001
Deerfield Pump Station
Mission Gorge Road across from Deerfield Street, San Diego, CA 92120

Photo of Dairy Mart Road and Bridge Art Installation

Art at Dairy Mart Road and Bridge
by Ellen Phillips
2001
Exit Interstate 5 south at Dairy Mart Road, San Ysidro Tijuana River Valley, San Diego, CA 92173

Recognition: American Society of Civil Engineers, Award of Merit, 2000; American Public Works Association, San Diego Chapter, First Place, 2000

Photo of Plaza Piedras Art Installation

Plaza Piedras
by Roberto Salas
2001
Grove Avenue Pump Station
2484 Grove Ave., San Diego, CA 92173

Photo of Journey to Aztlan Art Installation

Journey to Aztlan
by Einar and Jamex de la Torre
2001
San Diego Convention Center, Harbor Drive Retaining Wall
111 West Harbor Drive, San Diego, CA 92101