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Spotted in Southeast

“Artist,” a mural of a multi-talented octopus, celebrates the many facets of art made in Colorado Springs. The work by Knobhill Urban Arts District-affiliated creative Mario Sanchez, is painted on the west wall of Platte Furniture, 2331 E. Platte Place. [Express photo/Regan Foster] The Express

Spotted in Southeast

Deeno the Dinosaur stands guard in a sun-dappled grassy knoll at the Market at Spring Creek. The wayward brontosaurus was stolen over the summer from its home at the shopping center, located on the corner of Circle Drive and Monterey Road. It was returned more

Spotted in Southeast: Fannie Mae Duncan

  A mural celebrating the late Fannie Mae Duncan welcomes guests to the Knobhill Urban Arts District. The one-story painting was unveiled July 5 on Peak Furniture Sales and rentals. It faces Platte Avenue. The Express aims to highlight public art and unique spaces found

Express photo/Regan Foster A statue of the Greek goddess Nike is bathed in morning sunlight at the Shrine of Remembrance on a cloudless January day. The granite artwork is a life-sized replica of ’The Winged Victory of Samothrace,’ an ancient marble sculpture of the goddess of victory currently housed in the Louvre in Paris. The Express aims to highlight public art and unique spaces in each edition. Tell us about your favorite hidden gem by emailing features@southeastexpress.org.

Spotted in Southeast

The Express aims to highlight public art and unique spaces throughout Southeast. Tell us about your favorite hidden gem by emailing features@southeastexpress.org.