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Art Everywhere US Debuts Nationwide

NEW YORK — Art Everywhere US, the ambitious effort to place famous American art nationwide through out-of-home, officially launched this morning in Times Square.

Grant Wood's "American Gothic" gets a wary eye from a protective Times Square icon. (Photo courtesy Art Everywhere US)From now through August 31, as many as 50,000 digital and static displays in all 50 states—billboards on city streets and rural highways, displays on bus shelters and subway platforms, dioramas in airports, videos in health clubs, trailers in movie theaters and more—will present 58 works of art, chosen earlier this year via an online poll.

“Art Everywhere US is the latest and most spectacular chapter in our industry’s long history of contributing its resources to the public service,” said Nancy Fletcher, president/CEO of the Outdoor Advertising Association of America (OAAA), at a launch event in a 42nd Street theater this mo...

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Coghlan New CCO Market President, New York

NEW YORK — Clear Channel Outdoor Holdings Inc. announced the promotion Feb. 17 of Harry Coghlan to Market President, New York, broadening the scope of his responsibilities in the New York and New Jersey markets to include Clear Channel’s Spectacolor business in Times Square.

Harry Coghlan (Photo courtesy Clear Channel Outdoor)Spectacolor, which offers digital and traditional billboards, high impact video screens, wallscapes and experiential marketing executions at marquee locations in Times Square, will now more closely integrate with the company’s larger out-of-home advertising operations in New York and New Jersey. This alignment provides for singular topline responsibility for business functions including finance, marketing, operations, real estate and public affairs.

Spectacolor’s unique services — site development, engineering, con...

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