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Cover Story - March 25, 2011

Outstanding Business: University Art

Downtown shop has been supporting local art for decades

by Karla Kane

Since 1948, University Art, this year's honoree in the outstanding-business category, has been a mainstay in the local business world. Providing all manner of art supplies and framing services to the area, it opened first in Palo Alto then expanded to locations in five other cities. But it's more than just a place to pick up paintbrushes; the family-owned shop has also taken an active role in the Palo Alto art scene.

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