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Media Advisory
April 23, 2014

Six IPFW Sculpture with Purpose™ Bike Racks to be Installed Thursday

Key Info

  • IPFW Sculpture with Purpose
  • Six sculptural bike racks to be installed
  • Thursday, April 24
  • Beginning at 8 a.m.

FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Six sculptural bike racks, all part of IPFW Sculpture with Purpose, the flagship 50th Celebration public art project for Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW), will be installed tomorrow, (Thursday, April 24) beginning at approximately 8 a.m. Members of the media and the public are invited and encouraged to visit these installations.

The pieces, their locations, and estimated installation times are:

8 a.m.: Family at 127 West Berry Street, to the left of the STAR front door, near the curb

8:20 a.m.: Bonding at 700 Broadway, at St. Joe Hospital

8:45 a.m.: Power Grid at One Summit Square

10:15 a.m.: Walking Man at the Fort Wayne Conservatory, 1100 South Calhoun Street

10:45 a.m.: Planetary at 444 East Main Street at Haller and Colvin

11:15 a.m.: Bike Rack Runner at 215 East Berry Street at Barrett and McNagny

Ruth Stone, IPFW Sculpture with Purpose project manager, can be reached tomorrow at 260-402-2490 to answer any questions about the project or the installations. Stone invites members of the media to "like" the project's Facebook page.

Advisories will continue to be sent to the media outlining installation dates, times, and locations.