Friday, February 25, 2022
Wednesday, February 23, 2022
New downtown tour reveals Tucson's iconic murals and hidden masterpieces
Tuesday, February 22, 2022
(PS: I just noticed that today is 2/22/22. Here's a look back at our 1/11/11 mural, El Mezon del Cobre.)
Monday, February 21, 2022
Now Ben's Bells is celebrating their 20th anniversary. They have 200 murals in Tucson and aren't done yet, as this February 17 story from KGUN 9 TV explains:
New project in the works for Ben's Bells as nonprofit enters 20th year in Old Pueblo / Welcomes locals to take part in newest project
Friday, February 18, 2022
Wildcats Mask Together.
Tuesday, February 15, 2022
Fast-forward to November 10, 2021. I saw this ghostly artwork from Rappel Studio (click there to visit) on Facebook. Rappel Studio is Doug Rappel, who also paints watercolor:
- “"Living" TUCSON AZ mural” on 329 E. 7th St. (near Antigone Books) (October 12, 2021)
- “Greetings” on 5809 E. 22nd St. (October 8, 2021)
- “Greetings” on 406 North 6th Avenue (April 26, 2017)
- “TUCSON” on Speedway & Stone (January 1, 2015)
- “New @ 1st & Arcadia” (October 05, 2013)
Friday, February 11, 2022
Found at the John E. Wright Elementary School located at 4311 E. Linden St. However, the mural is viewed from N. Columbus Blvd.
|Artist is not known.|
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Tuesday, February 08, 2022
Iconic 'Greetings From Tucson' mural vandalized over weekend
KVOA News4Tucson has interviews with the building owner and employees:
Business owner speaks out about Tucson mural being vandalized
Restoration should start this Friday the 11th and take about a week. You can see more murals from Victor Ving and others on the Greetings Tour at www.greetingstour.com.
Update (February 11, 2022): BG Boyd Photography sent a photo, taken today, showing the tags being removed. You can see the outline of the E at the right edge:
Friday, February 04, 2022
The wall is located on the east side of a residence at 4260 E. Cooper St. It is viewed from S. Columbus Blvd.
|By Sabrina L. Vincent, aka SLOV|
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