February 23, 2016
CLEVELAND, Ohio – The sea of brown mud and sand that filled Public Square last fall and earlier this winter is in retreat as construction workers cruise toward completion of a $50 million renovation in time for the Republican National Convention in July.
A tour Monday morning inside the concrete Jersey barriers and chain link surrounding the 10-acre construction site produced multiple déjà vu moments.
Author: Steve Litt
January 07, 2016
LAND Studio is calling for artists or artist teams to create large-scale murals on the blank or graffitied concrete walls that currently greet riders on the RTA Red Line when they arrive in Cleveland.
The first phase of the IINTER|URBAN project, funded by the Cleveland Foundation and the Northeast Ohio Areawide Coordinating Agency (NOACA), is intended to be complete by June, in time for, (you...
Author: Sam Allard
January 05, 2016
After receiving a $150,000 grant from the Cleveland Foundation in September to create public art in 15 locations along RTA lines, LAND Studio has launched an international search for artists to celebrate diversity through their works.
“Right now we are looking for any and all artists who are qualified and have portfolios in the realms of large-scale murals and photography,” explains Joe Lanzilotta, LAND studio...
Author: Karin Connelly
December 07, 2015
CLEVELAND (AP) — Cleveland is set to receive colorful rock 'n' roll-themed sculptures that play snippets of songs from its rock hall inductees at regular intervals. The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum and Destination Cleveland are planning to put the sculptures along the downtown business spine ahead of the 2016 Republican National Convention. The installation, called "Rock Box," is expected to be...
Author: Seattle Post Intelligencer
December 04, 2015
The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Destination Cleveland and LAND studio have announced details regarding ROCK BOX, a permanent outdoor installation that will pay tribute to Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees. The project involves placing multiple clusters of custom speakers throughout downtown Cleveland. Conceived by Cleveland Institute of Art graduate Mark Reigelman, ROCK BOX aims to “combine visual and auditory experiences in...
Author: Jeff Niesel