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Art Everywhere: masterpieces among us

Art Everywhere: masterpieces among us

See that billboard up there, just south of the I-595 interchange along I-95? That's Georgia O'Keeffe's "Sky Above Clouds IV." The bus shelter near the corner of Oakland Park Boulevard and State Road 7? It's the stern, pitchfork-wielding farmers of Grant Wood's "American Gothic."

Classic masterpieces of American art have invaded nearly 150 roadside billboards, bus wraps and bus shelters across South Florida, reproduced as prints on areas normally occupied by street ads. The campaign, dubbed Art Everywhere, is about acquainting locals with the strongest examples of American art, says Max Anderson, director of the Dallas Museum of Art.

"I wanted these...