The Office of Arts & Culture (ARTS) in partnership with the Seattle Department of Transportation (SDOT), has commissioned four emerging public artists to create temporary art installations along the Delridge-Highland Park Neighborhood Greenway for Art Interruptions 2022. The artworks will be installed on city-owned infrastructure and offer passers-by a brief interruption in their day through moments of surprise, beauty, contemplation, or humor.
The artists selected are:
Look for the latest artworks in Delridge-Highland Park Neighborhood Greenway summer of 2022!
“Art Interruptions gives opportunities to emerging artists in our local community that are looking to break into the field of public art. We are excited to see four artists commissioned for Art Interruptions 2022 that have not participated in past iterations of the program.”royal alley-barnes, Interim Director, Seattle Office of Arts & Culture
Artists were selected by a panel of artists, community members, and city staff. Art Interruptions is an ongoing program funded by the SDOT 1% for Arts Fund.
Doug Rickman says
I have always loved seeing local artists promoting their work. I was used to seeing it in Chile and have fond memories of chasing local art throughout various cities in Chile. As a visitor to Seattle, I’m glad to hear that Seattle is sponsoring local art.