Bus Shelters http://ripr.org en Artwork Coming to RIPTA Shelters http://ripr.org/post/artwork-coming-ripta-shelters <p>The City of Providence is teaming with Rhode Island Public Transit Authority to spruce up 17 bus shelters along 2 major bus routes.&nbsp; City art, tourism and planning officials will search for artists and artist groups with experience in public art design.&nbsp;</p><p>Artists are asked to generate concepts based on North Main Street’s history or Broad Street’s multicultural heritage.&nbsp; Besides these renovations, the city states that the “artwork will reflect the unique characteristics of the neighborhoods along each route.”</p> Tue, 18 Jun 2013 18:27:18 +0000 Talia Ghazal 17109 at http://ripr.org