…MIGHT BE THE ONE! by bryan snyder

With the sun high and the blue sky void of clouds for the majority of the day, smitten couples celebrated their love with a stroll down the Carlsbad boardwalk. Others who found themselves single smiled with a hint of hope as they approached a small figure hovering over the sidewalk near the intersection of Pine Avenue and Carlsbad Boulevard. Equipped with a bow and arrow and surrounded by cones, Cupid celebrated, and encouraged, the act of falling in love.

…MIGHT BE THE ONE!”, a public art installation by Bryan Snyder, attempts to force interactions between strangers by altering the width of a frequented seaside path. Cupid, armed with a bow and arrow, hovers over the path ready to shoot potential lovers. The cones direct these walkers into oncoming pedestrian traffic encouraging eye contact, a smile and ultimately the blossoming of new love.

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4 Responses to “…MIGHT BE THE ONE! by bryan snyder”

  1. 1 Phyllis Feb 15th, 2011 at 8:47 pm

    Thanks for giving us something to smile about!

  2. 2 Marsha Ercegovic Feb 16th, 2011 at 9:20 am

    I loved the woman who took a third look.


  3. 3 Ron Juncal Feb 16th, 2011 at 10:30 am

    Thanks for art in unexpected places and in unusual ways.

  4. 4 Laurie Feb 20th, 2013 at 8:25 am

    Love this-wish we could have seen it.

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