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Art Bus Fleet (*Retired)

By Arts in Transit
Category: Miscellaneous

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** This piece is no longer on display. Please see our Retired Public Art Installations page for more information.

AIT’s community art buses are ordinary fleet vehicles transformed into art on the move. They are designed by artists who paint them with the assistance of members of the public art community. These buses operate as part of Metro’s fleet, enlivening the street, bringing art into the daily lives of passengers and passers-by, and delighting all who see them.

Dimensions: 8′ x 40′
Year Completed: 1996-2009
Material: Painted buses
Owner: Metro Arts in Transit


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