Art in Neighborhoods

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Tempe’s neighborhood grant program supports efforts to improve and enhance community spaces and cultivates opportunities for neighbors to commission artwork and other improvements. The art sites are inventive and sometimes unexpected. An irrigation standpipe serves as a backdrop for historical dialog, and an entry wall is now a canvas for a metalworker. The neighborhood grant program is funded and run by the Neighborhood Services Division and supported by the Public Art program.

 

Brentwood/Cavalier Neighborhood Association

Glen Niki Glen and Helen Helwig
Our Community, 1999
The Beauty Around Us, 2001
College Avenue & Alameda Drive
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Date Palm Manor Neighborhood Association



Nelson John Nelson
Chasing Zoe, 1998
I am, 2001
I am Annex, 2012
Mill Avenue & Broadway Road
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Jen Tilly Terrace Neighborhood Association



Baron.Kollasch_Peace Joan Baron & Kristine Kollasch     
Peace in Many Languages, 2014
Spence Avenue & Terrace Road 

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Maple Ash Neighborhood Association



Solomon Nina Solomon
Maple Ash Through the Ages, 2011   
10th Street & Maple Avenue
2011 Valley Forward Environmental Excellence Award
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Solomon Nina Solomon
Maple Ash Celebrates Trees, 2008        
10th Street & Ash Avenue
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Solomon Nina Solomon
Our History of Flood Irrigation, 2005
13th Street & Ash Avenue
2007 Tempe Beautification Award
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Solomon Nina Solomon
Windows of Maple Ash, 2004
9th Street & Maple Avenue
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Mitchell Park East Neighborhood Association



Kollasch Kristine Kollasch
Farmer Guardians, 2011
11th Street & Farmer Avenue
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Carson Andrew Carson
Kinetic Sculpture, 2010
10th & Wilson Streets
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Nelson John Nelson
Oon Only, 2010
Howe & Wilson Streets
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Nelson John Nelson
La Vieve2, 2010
11th & Roosevelt Streets
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Kollasch Kristine Kollasch
An Animals Welcome to the
Neighborhood,
2009
Wilson & 11th Streets
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Kollasch Kristine Kollasch
Transportation, 2009
11th Street & Farmer Avenue
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Baron Joan Baron
Stories of Nesting II, 2008
9th & Roosevelt Streets
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Baron Joan Baron
Stories of Nesting I, 2007
9th & Wilson Streets
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Mitchell Park West Neighborhood Association



Martinez_Take Flight Melissa Martinez    
Take Flight, 2014
13th Street east of Hardy
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Nickels Ernie Nickels
Crown Circle, 2011
12th & Roosevelt Streets
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Tempe Gardens Neighborhood Association 



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Jason Griffiths
Tempe Gardens Artistic Seats, 2011
College Avenue & LaJolla Drive
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University Heights Neighborhood Association



Delaney Esmeralda Delaney
The Neighborhood, 2010
Orange Street, east of Una Avenue
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Delaney Esmeralda Delaney
The 1950s, 2010
Lemon Street & Una Avenue
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Delaney Esmeralda Delaney
Birds in the Neighborhood, 2008
Hall & Lemon Streets
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Delaney Esmeralda Delaney
Dairy Lands, 2008
Orange Street & Una Avenue
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Delaney Esmeralda Delaney
The Desert, 2008
Lemon Street & Una Avenue
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