CFA 21/FEB/19-w


New York Avenue at North Capitol and N Streets, NE
Washington, DC
United States

National Park Service
Reservation 183
Public art installation of "The Chicken and the Egg"
Review Type
Previous Review


Project approved by delegation. See letter dated 12 February 2019. Final design conforms to previously approved concept submission and the Commission's recommendations. Refer to DC Historic Preservation Office.


Dear Ms. Mendelson-Ielmini:

The staff of the Commission of Fine Arts has reviewed the final design for the temporary public art installation of a two-part sculpture, The Chicken and The Egg, on the two parcels of Reservation 183, located at the intersections of New York Avenue with North Capitol and N Streets, NE. The final design conforms with the previous recommendations of the Commission and the staff has no objections to the design as submitted.

With the authority delegated by the Commission at its meeting of 15 November 2018, we approve the final designs for the project, as documented in the drawings and materials received and dated 7 February 2019. If there are any additional changes, please contact the staff to determine if additional review will be required. As always, the staff is available to assist you with future submissions.


/s/Thomas E. Luebke, FAIA

Lisa Mendelson-Ielmini, Acting Regional Director
National Park Service-National Capital Region
1100 Ohio Drive, SW
Washington, DC 20242

cc: Robin-Eve Jasper, NoMa BID/NoMa Parks Foundation