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I love all these ideas coming up about public space art!  

(via Ted)

There are various event happening in Chicago through the 22nd for Version 13, which takes on social and urban issues and promotes cultural works in public spaces.  All the events in the festival explore the idea of an "urban operating system."  "This June 14 through June 22 2013, we're inviting you to demonstrate your skills, share your ideas and your visions to build a better city." (via)

Here is the schedule!  There are so many awesome events happening, so if you are around, I recommend checking one (or more) out!

Here are some photos from Version Festival so far.

Update:  You will never believe what I saw on my morning run Wednesday across the bridges to Ohio City in Cleveland!  Market Garden had this Before I die I want to... chalkboard on the side of their building!!!
I saw one folks!  They really do exist!

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