January Marx Knoop



Cincinnati Bicentennial Sidewalk Mosaic, 1988.

"In This Together" is a ceramic tile mosaic twenty-five feet in circumference, in the sidewalk of the southwest corner of 4th and Plum Streets in downtown Cincinnati.

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Click here to see an article in a trade publication about the making of "In This Together."

For publicity about the installation, click on these links: the City of Cincinnati, the Greater Cincinnati Bicentennial Commission, the Cincinnati Post, and Public Art in Cincinnati.

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The drawing with tile samples of color choices First creature in progress with surrounding drawn figures Work in progress
Breaking up tile into many pieces and sizes Choosing and cementing each piece Careful placement
Visiting volunteer Grouted and ready for a flatbed truck ride to town Sliding into the prepared sidewalk
Building the border one tile at a time Hoopla! Completed and installed




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