none"Take a Whiff of KC" Fox 4 News, September 7, 2012.

none"'SmellScape' Encourages Nost-First Exploration" By Laura Spencer, KCUR, September 14, 2012.

none"Artist Exhibits a Scent of Adventure" By Alice Thorson, Kansas City Star, September 5, 2012.

John Salvest: IOU/USA


"Kansas City public art project takes on debt" Associated Press, accessed at

"Containers Used to Protest Federal Debt" By Bonne Alter,, October 6, 2011.

none"7-story Tall 'IOU/USA' Art Exhibit Near KC Federal Reserve" Missouri News Horizon, September 19, 2011.

none"IOU/USA Makes A Brazen Statement" By Bettse Folsom,, September 11, 2011.


none"Sticking it to the Fed" By Nathan Zoschke, University News, August 29, 2011.

none"IOU: 65 Foot High Sculpture Inspired by US Debt" By Maria Sudekum Fisher, MSNBC, October 2, 2011.

none"A Big Bank Statement" By Alice Thorson, Kansas City Star, September 18, 2011.

none"New Cornucopia and the Big IOU" By Amir, Beautiful/Decay, August 22, 2011.

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