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Boise, Idaho: Pale Blue Dot

Shiny blue fractal people crawl vertically up the blank concrete wall of a seven-story building toward a big map pin stuck in a blue disk. It supposedly conveys "the shared human need for connection and safety." More fun to look at than most public art. Unveiled December 2022.

Address:
502 W. Front St., Boise, ID
Directions:
Downtown, on the north side of US-20/W. Front St., just west of its intersection with 5th St.
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Pale Blue Dot.

Pale Blue Dot

Shiny blue fractal people crawl up and down a blank concrete wall toward a big map pin stuck in a blue disk. It's art!

[Jeff B, 07/07/2024]

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