Client: City of Albuquerque, Cultural Services Department

The official mobile app for the Albuquerque Public Art Program. Discover public art and events around Albuquerque. Check in at public art locations and explore public art in the Albuquerque vicinity.

Customer Problem

The cultural services department wanted to provide easier access to information for visitors and citizens about the wide collection of public art within the city and generate more interactions and interest with public exhibits.

CityLife Solution

The ABQ  Public Art mobile app provides easily accessed, geolocated information on public art nearby or within a full directory. An interactive check-in feature allows a user to track which art installations have been viewed for personal use or for participation in challenges or contests run through the public art department.


Maps: geolocated map of city’s full directory of public art with options for nearby locations dropped on a map.


Exhibits: information and images of the city’s collection of public art.


Check-In: tracks public art installations visited for personal use and for participation in city-led challenges to view specific art installations during a contest, etc.


Push Notifications: users opt in to receive notices on upcoming events, ticket giveaways, closures or other musuem-related information. 


Info: General venue information including website, ticketing, social media, rentals etc.