Celebrate new public art in downtown Farmington July 11

The Farmington Downtown Development Authority (DDA) will host a celebration on July 11, 4 p.m., for the new public art exhibit in Riley Park on Grand River.

Temple David Barr
“Temple” by David Barr

The three David Barr sculptures – Temple, located at the Grand River park entrance, Avenue, on the west side of the park, and Shift, on the east side – are on loan from the City of Novi for a year.

Avenue David Barr
“Avenue” by David Barr rises up, right, from the Rhythmz in Riley Park crowd.

Farmington Mayor Steven Schneemann, who was a close friend of the late sculptor, will serve as Master of Ceremonies for the Wednesday event.

Shift David Barr
“Shift” by David Barr

Learn more about this and the DDA’s Public Art Blueprint at downtownfarmington.org/publicart