Artist John McEnroe has the distinction of creating Denver's second-most beloved piece of public art and its second-most ... misunderstood. At the Highland Bridge, his lumpy, red "National Velvet" obelisk gets its share of love for challenging the very nature of what public art can be. At the same time, its conspicuous homeliness elicits groan […]
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