Hart CEO and Mayor Caldwell unveil rail art program

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - The Honolulu Rail Project is seeking talented, creative people to beautify rail stations.

Honolulu Mayor Peter Caldwell and Hart CEO Dan Grabauskas unveiled a $5,000,000 rail art program Tuesday.

Hart is looking to hire artists who will create works at the 21 stations along the rail route and at the control center in Waipahu.

The art covers a wide range -- from paving and floor designs to glass work and sculptures.

In order to be selected, artists must demonstrate their knowledge of Hawaii's history and culture. Applications must be submitted at this website before June 20.

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