Art-n-Transit

Central Platte Valley

Union Station Light Rail Platform

Winter Crossing

Winter Crossing

Artist : Stephen Batura
Dedication Date: 2002

This 8 x 24 foot mural is located above the entrance to the pedestrian walkway inside Denver Union Station from the Wynkoop Street entrance. The mural is a representation of a steam freighter crossing a viaduct-type bridge in winter. Its muted colors of green, blue and yellow have been coordinated to fit in with the d├ęcor of the historic Denver Union Station.

Pepsi Center - Elitch Gardens Station

Seven Sisters

Seven Sisters

Artist : David Griggs
Dedication Date: 2002

Seven sculptures are along the wall between the rail platform and the Pepsi Center. Through a joint project with the Denver Urban Renewal Authority, these whimsical figures were designed to acknowledge the playful attractions of the Platte Valley.

Sports Authority Field at Mile High Station

Pig Skins

Pig Skins

Artist : Troy Corliss
Dedication Date: 2002

Five oversized terrazzo footballs tilted in different angles give the appearance of wobbling balls on the main plaza of the rail station. Each football represents a different era in the development of the "pigskin."

Auraria West Station

Destinations

Destinations

Artist : Donna Billick
Dedication Date: 2003

A gateway arch is between the station and the Auraria Higher Education campus. The idea suggests the transformation education provides the students in their journey into the world of opportunities. The items on the arch are a compilation of sports balls, a gold nugget and maize representing important elements from the past and present in Auraria's history.