Shades of Shreveport
April 15, 2010 - January 6, 2011

Shades of Shreveport consisted of twenty of the original lampshades from the 'Well-Lit Chess Pieces' (NYC) public art project. These giant whimsical lamp covers adorned the street lights along the 700 block of Texas Street in downtown Shreveport, Louisiana. This public art project was fiscally sponsored by Shreveport Regional Arts Council.

Contact: mkkouns@gmail.com or
call (347) 647-9670 for information.

Artist Profile
Photos 2005 by Anna Morris
Photos 2005 & 2006 by Hubert Steed


 

Well-Lit Chess Pieces
Washington Square Park 2005 - 06

Well-Lit Chess Pieces, was a two-part public art project of 11 life-sized chess pieces and 26 rainbow-colored park light lampshades displayed throughout the four corner entrances of Washington Square Park - NYC.

Well-Lit Chess Pieces was sponsored in part by Starbucks Neighborhood Park Grants Program as well as Knickerbocker Village NY, Inc., and Signature Properties NY, Inc. Special thanks to NYC Dept. of Parks & Recreation, Materials for the Arts, NYC Dept. of Cultural Affairs, U.S. Chess Federation, and Community Board 2. Heartfelt thanks to my friends and neighbors who believe in the arts. This project is fiscally sponsored by Lower Manhattan Cultural Council.

Contact: mkkouns@gmail.com or
call (347) 647-9670 for information.

Artist Profile
Photos 2005 by Anna Morris
Photos 2005 & 2006 by Hubert Steed

 

 




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