SPACE PADS: PHILADELPHIA DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH PARTNERSHIP

Project Added: January 11, 2022
Project Point of Contact: [email protected]
a building with the sidewalks set with the space pads for social distancing

Space Pad installations at PHA Sites, May 2, 2020

 

Photo by Michael E. Reali

Arts-and Intersections:

Community Cohesion, Health & Wellness

Collaborators:

Philadelphia Department of Public Health

Location:

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Region:

Genre/Discipline:

Community arts

Population Density:

Urban

Large Intended Impact Area:

County/Multi-County Region

Foundations:

OVERVIEW

Mural Arts’ innovative Space Pads Project, which pairs local artists with practical public health messaging, is helping people keep their distance.

Partnering with the Philadelphia Department of Public Health, Space Pads can now be found at public gathering places like food distribution sites to ensure everyone maintains the six-foot distance recommended by medical experts.

ABOUT THE PROJECT

Mural Arts’ innovative Space Pads Project, which pairs local artists with practical public health messaging, is helping people keep their distance.

Partnering with the Philadelphia Department of Public Health, Space Pads can now be found at public gathering places like food distribution sites to ensure everyone maintains the six-foot distance recommended by medical experts.

PROJECT EVALUATION

Currently not available.