Self-Appointed ‘Artist-In-Residence’ Installs A Swing On San Francisco Subway

Self-Appointed ‘Artist-In-Residence’ Installs A Swing On San Francisco Subway

The project is a playful attempt to bring more joy to BART commuters

Andrew Conrad
  • 16 september 2016

San Francisco artist Hunter Franks thought that the Bay Area Rapid Transit line could use a little less grime and human detachment and a little more youthful joy. In an effort to be the change he wanted to see, Franks declared himself the BART artist-in-residence and got to work—installing a swing on a subway car during the last week of August.

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