Guerrilla gardening. Pavement-to-parks. Open streets. These are all urban interventions of a sort – quick, often temporary, cheap projects that aim to make a small part of a city more lively or enjoyable
An art project entitled the “Blue Tree Project” was installed in the Park by the Seattle Parks and Recreation Department. The Department contracted with artist Konstantin Dimopoulos to produce this project that entailed painting 16 honey locust trees a bright ultramarine blue.