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Pre-Hispanic Sculpture of a Woman to Replace Mexico’s Columbus Statue  – ARTnews.com

A statue of Christopher Columbus that once stood in at the center of Mexico City’s most prominent boulevard, Paseo de la Reforma, will be replaced by a replica of a pre-Hispanic carving of an Indigenous women, city officials shared earlier this week. The stone sculpture was unearthed earlier this year in January in the Huasteca region, along the Gulf of Mexico, and was dubbed ...

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Edmonton creates public art fund to replace 30-year policy

The City of Edmonton is shifting its public art policy from a 30-year practice of tying funding to specific capital projects to a new funding reserve.  Council's executive committee agreed to the shift at a meeting Monday. The change means, starting in 2023, the city will transfer an annual amount into a single reserve pool for the public art program. Since 1990, the city's per-cent-for-art policy ...

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Mysterious Atascadero monolith creators replace stolen art piece

The mysterious artists behind the Atascadero monolith are introducing themselves to the world after replacing the steel beam on Pine Mountain.Their first beam was taken down just 24 hours after it was installed December 1st.Monoliths have been popping up from Romania to the deserts of Utah, and while many don't know where these tall beams are coming from, a group of Atascadero residents and ...

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