Developer Paints Over Iconic Murals At Former Pilsen Community CenterA developer's decision to paint over murals on the outer walls of the former Casa Aztlan community center struck a nerve with many in Pilsen
Best Outdoor Art In ChicagoThose examples are a mere sampling of Chicago's terrific Public Art program. On the east side of the downtown, that is east of the "Loop" formed by the "L," you walk around art in Grant and Millennium Parks. Out in the neighborhoods, you find viaducts and embankments covered with murals.
Mexico City's Best Murals & Public ArtFrom the early 1900s to present, some of the world's most important public art displays have been displayed in Mexico City. Enjoy statues, murals, installations and more!
Grade School Murals Show South Side 'Doing Some Amazing Things'Students at a South Side elementary school were hoping to send a message to their community, despite the recent shooting of six people a mile away from their school.
Best Murals In ChicagoIn Chicago, murals provide a splash of color along public walkways or share a bit of history. The following five murals are definitely worth a look.
CPS Says It Will Protect 100-Year-Old Murals At Closing SchoolParents at an Andersonville elementary school slated to close this summer said Chicago Public Schools officials have added insult to injury, with plans to dismantle some historic murals before school is even out.
Alderman Wants Graffiti Artists To Paint Legitimate MuralsAld. Danny Solis (25th) wants graffiti artists to redirect their pastime toward legitimate artwork – namely, murals along a railroad embankment in the Pilsen neighborhood.
Your Chicago: Ornate Underpass MuralsThe Chicago Public Art Group started 40 years ago painting modest murals to cover unattractive concrete underpasses. CBS 2's Rob Johnson reports.