Community Murals

Project Added: January 11, 2022
Project Point of Contact: [email protected]
a mural with 4 people, 2 with trumpets, 1 with a flute

The resulting artworks bring together neighbors and new friends, lifting up our leaders and heroes—visual reminders of who we are, who we have been, and where we are going.

https://www.muralarts.org/program/public-art-and-civic-engagement/community-murals/

Arts-and Intersections:

Community Cohesion, History & Heritage

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Location:

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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Visual art

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OVERVIEW

Our Community Murals initiative is deeply rooted in Mural Arts’ beginnings as a grassroots platform for the voices of everyday citizens. We collaborate with community members to imagine and lead projects that build social capital, develop a sense of communal ownership over space, represent diversity, and empower people to make a change in their city.

ABOUT THE PROJECT

Our Community Murals initiative is deeply rooted in Mural Arts’ beginnings as a grassroots platform for the voices of everyday citizens. We collaborate with community members to imagine and lead projects that build social capital, develop a sense of communal ownership over space, represent diversity, and empower people to make a change in their city.

PROJECT EVALUATION

Currently not available.