“When Boulder announced this week that the word “Yes!” will be installed in tall, red, aluminum characters on the outside of the public library, those involved in selecting the piece praised it as “exhilarating,” “delightful” and “iconic.” But for many people, there’s only one thought Yes! calls to mind: No.
“There’s more to art than enthusiasm and crayons,” said Heather Perkins, a local writer and artist. “The color, the font — it doesn’t jibe with the rest of the library. It’s just ugly.” (via Boulder Daily Camera)