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Continue DOT Art program to enliven the streetscape

DOT Art partners with community-based organizations and artists to present temporary public art in neighborhoods across the City. Artists help transform the City's streets from ordinary to extraordinary through colorful murals, dynamic light projections and thought-provoking sculptures.

Strategic Plan 2016 Initiative


Related OneNYC Initiative


Short-Term Milestones (by end of 2017)


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DOT will continue implementing temporary art projects in all five boroughs in four program tracks: Community Commissions, Arterventions, Barrier Beautification, and Art Display Case.


DOT is partnering with approximately 30 to 40 local community-based organizations and artists to implement temporary projects citywide, targeting neighborhoods in the outer boroughs, including West Harlem, the South Bronx, Prospect Heights, Sunnyside, and St. George.

Medium-Term Milestones (by end of 2021)


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DOT will launch a more robust exhibitions program utilizing Art Display Cases.