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Jamal Cyrus Lightnin' Field

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Jamal Cyrus’ Lightnin’ Field named 2016 Best Houston mural by Houston Press

The spotlight is shining brightly on Jamal Cyrus’ Lightnin’ Field mural located in Downtown Houston as part of the Art Blocks temporary art project. Aside from recently being featured on CODAworx (Collboration of Design + Art), Houston Press named the billboard as 2016 Best Houston Mural. Houston Press says about the public art installation: “New…

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CODAworx features Jamal Cyrus’ Lightnin’ Field

CODAworx (Collaboration of Design + Art) spotlights the Main Street Marquee, which is part of a major temporary art project for Houston’s Downtown District titled Art Blocks. The marquee features a rotation of visual works from regional artists; on view here is Jamal Cyrus’ Lightnin’ Field (Inman Gallery) CODAworks explains: Lightnin’ Field by Jamal Cyrus is a commemoration to…

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Art Blocks on KHOU

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On Great Day Houston: Downtown’s Main Street Square is stepping up its art game

By this point, most Houstonians have experienced the larger-than-life art installations at Main Street Square in downtown Houston as part of Art Blocks. These four colorful, interactive pieces— Color Jam Houston by Jessica Stockholder, Trumpet Flower by Patrick Renner and Flying Carpet collective, más que la cara by YesYesNo and Lightnin’ Field by Jamal Cyrus…

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Art Blocks

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Urban landscape as an art canvas: KHOU covers Art Blocks public art project

It’s a big weekend in Houston for basketball fans with the Final Four in town. Those coming in for the game have an added colorful bonus to their trip — Downtown District’s Art Blocks. In conjunction with Downtown’s current transformation, the Weingarten Art Group and Houston’s Downtown Management District came together to create Art Blocks, a series…

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