New South Bethlehem mural spurs debate on public art vetting

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A new Bethlehem Steel-inspired mural that went up during the SouthSide Arts and Music Festival has a city planning commissioner member questioning the city’s process for vetting public art.  ArtsQuest and Lehigh University partnered to bring the traveling art residency group Dripped on the Road to Bethlehem. Over three days, the group, led by Lehigh grad Denton Burrows, who is a hot street artist and co-founder of Dripped on the Road, painted the 34-foot-high by 45-foot-wide mural on the side of 24 E. Third St…

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