10 finalists for Muni art announced
On the heels of its successful inaugural campaign, Muni Art and San Francisco Beautiful have announced 10 finalists whose art could be chosen to be displayed onÂ MuniÂ buses. The finalists are:
- Marianne Bland
- Counterpoint Studio (Peter Tonningsen and Lisa Levine)
- DrawBridge: An Arts Program for Homeless Children
- Amos Goldbaum
- Ryan Hungerford
- Todd Kurnat
- Luis Pinto
- Lillian Shanahan
- Monica Tiulescu
- Jon Wessel
According to SFMTA:
In addition to having their art displayed on 100 Muni buses, the artist who receives the most public votes will be awarded $2,000 and each of the remaining four will be awarded $1,250.Â The public may cast their votes by visiting the web site, www.neighborland.com/muniart/vote. The voting period ends August 29 at 6 p.m.
Good luck to all of the finalists. We’ll announce the winners at the end of August.
Read about 2015’s winners here.
Photo of last year’s winner, Ariel Dunitz-Johnson, courtesy of SF Beautiful