Katherine Downs



“Public Artists” habitats at The Bridge, like this one from Pete O’Shea, are an amalgam of creatively designed and uniquely crafted structures that fit the needs of the organizations for which they were built.

The Bridge dots the landscape with ‘Public Artists’ habitats

Apart they are a solitary beehive, a rogue bicycle stand, an enterprising greenhouse, a living gramophone, a micro library, a community gallery, an artist studio, a school garden shed, and a different kind of waiting room. Together they are Habitat City, a microcosm of Charlottesville culture embodied in nine 6’x 6′ sheds. The project, led […]