Category Archives: DART Art

DART Art: University of Dallas Station artwork celebrates the university’s 50-year history

University of Dallas Station is conveniently located north of the University of Dallas campus and north of SH 114. Access to the campus is available via a pedestrian walkway located northwest of the platform. University of Dallas Station is served … Continue reading

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Featured Photo: Traveling Man smiles over downtown Dallas

Thanks to Dallas Morning News reporter Brooks Egerton for this great photo of the Traveling Man near Deep Ellum Station. It's a glorious day to be a robot! #Dallas #publicart #DeepEllum @Brad_Oldham @Brandonbot @dartmedia pic.twitter.com/taai0mcMbG — Brooks Egerton (@brooksegerton) July 20, 2015 … Continue reading

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DART Art: Cedars Station links a neighborhood anew

The Cedars area, named for its magnificent forest of conifer trees, was once a late 19th-century district of Victorian homes and one of Dallas’ first neighborhoods. However, industrial growth altered its residential character, and modern expressways stranded the area from … Continue reading

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DART Art: Union Station stands at crossroads of transit history

Built in 1914, Union Station is a testament to the Age of Steam and to the role railroads played in Dallas’ growth. Now the station again assumes a central role, uniting DART, the TRE and Amtrak. Station brickwork directly reflects … Continue reading

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DART diorama helps celebrate Stonewall Jackson Elementary history

It was a natural fit when Stonewall Jackson Elementary School first-grader Nigel was assigned a project about the DART Rail opening as part of Stonewall Jackson Elementary School’s 75th anniversary celebration. Nigel, who rides DART regularly with his family, chose … Continue reading

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DART Art: Bus painting adorns the walls of downtown Dallas cafe

Munch on some fantastic eats and take in some great artwork and artifacts at the Metropolitan Cafe in downtown Dallas. One particular piece of art is a painting of Main Street that includes a DART bus rumbling down the street. … Continue reading

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DART Art: Light rail makes a cameo at The Taco Joint in Richardson

Thanks to The Taco Joint in Richardson for including DART’s light rail in a beautiful mural! You can enjoy the view while dining on their delicious tacos and more. Stop by and check it out for yourself. They have two more locations … Continue reading

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