”Great Places in America”

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The American Planning Association Selects

“Great Places in America”

The American Planning Association has just selected MVGO (Amsterdam’s Pedestrian Bridge), along with the artistic additions – the trilogy of large-scale sculptures Dimitar Lukanov created for the bridge, as one of only six 2019, for the entire country, ”Great Places in America”. This year’s prestigious list includes only one other NY State place – Governor’s Island in NYC harbor.

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A visual diary of the making of 35ft tall sculpture DreamRiver, the signature piece of Dimitar Lukanov’s trilogy for MVGO (Amsterdam NY Pedestrian Bridge). The bridge along with his sculptural additions were recently recognized by the American Planning Association as one of six nationwide “Great Places in America” for 2019.