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How Johns Hopkins’ Plans to Take Over North-Central Baltimore Are Going

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We’ve reported before on Johns Hopkins’ $10 million plan to infiltrate — I mean, improve! — the area around its Homewood campus. Well, $2 million has already been spent so far in the program’s first year; here’s where it went:

Johns Hopkins Continues to Work to Make Its Campus Artsier

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Photo by Will Kirk, homewoodphoto.jhu.edu
Photo by Will Kirk, homewoodphoto.jhu.edu

We were happy to hear about the new (huge!) Willem de Kooning sculpture that arrived at the Johns Hopkins Homewood campus earlier this fall; but just one piece of public art by a famous artist wasn’t enough for Hopkins. Last week, a huge (35-foot!) metal sculpture was installed on the campus. It’s called Red Sails, it’s by American sculptor John Henry, and it looks amazing.