Big Bling
by artist Martin Puryear Presented by the Association for Public Art Commissioned by Madison Square Park Conservancy
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Big Bling (2016)

by Martin Puryear (1941 - )

The Association for Public Art, working with New York’s Madison Square Park Conservancy in a first-time collaboration, has brought internationally acclaimed artist Martin Puryear’s Big Bling to Philadelphia as a temporary installation on Kelly Drive.

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Cai Guo-Qiang: Fireflies (2017)

by Cai Guo-Qiang (1957 - )

The unveiling of #Philly's #WashingtonMonument in 1897, with the president, governor, US troops, and a huge crowd.…

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The Association for Public Art’s Historic Medal of Honor

As of 2017, only twelve medals have been awarded since the first was given in 1936, with recipients including Isamu Noguchi, Claes Oldenburg and Coosje van Bruggen, and Mark di Suvero.

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