Why Public Art Is Good for Cities – YES! Magazine

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Studies show that investments in public art can improve street safety, provide tourism and new jobs, and combat social isolation and anxiety.

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Babak was working in ICT4D before it had a name (2001), never really left it, and knows how to throw together a pretty mean combination of a wide array of programming languages, both frontend and backend. He brought photomarathons to Africa (2007) and won ...

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