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August 25th, 2012

Talking Heads frontman and cycling advocate, David Byrne, has designed a set of alphabetically-inspired bike racks that are now installed outside the Brooklyn Academy of Music. A special “David Byrne alphabet” was developed due to the fact that normal rack elements do not allow for the creation of all letters. The racks currently spell out “pink crown” and “micro lip,” and BAM states that they “will reach out via social media to its audience and local community to solicit suggestions for additional letters and words to be used for the ever evolving installation.”

Read the article via Gothamist

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