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Sculptural bike racks designed by Auburn students and faculty installed at museum

Three sculptural bicycle racks were installed at the Jule Collins Smith Museum of Fine Art during May’s National Bike MonthAUBURN UNIVERSITY – Three sculptural bicycle racks were installed at the Jule Collins Smith Museum of Fine Art during May’s National Bike Month, giving museum visitors a place to park their rides.

The museum’s assistant director, Andy Tennant, said the museum needed an innovative place for students and visitors to secure their bicycles. The museum collaborated with Auburn industrial and graphic design students and faculty to design a bicycle rack that maintains the artistic integrity of a museum, but also incorporates the necessary functions of a bicycle rack.

“Museum goers will have an experience with art from the moment they arrive when viewing ‘Cyclers,'” Tennant said.

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