Tag Archives: Murals

AAC Proposes Mural for Brighton Park

AAC is working with Alderman Cardenas and community activists to create a mural for Mckinley Park/Brighton Park area on the 200′ long Archer underpass near Western. Proposal includes one mural referencing current events in the style of Oswaldo Guayasamin featuring leaders like Emma Gonzalez, Naomi Wadler and Justice Sonia Sotomayor. The facing wall references Diego … Continue reading AAC Proposes Mural for Brighton Park

After Vivaldi Mural – North

The north side of this two part mural features images of spring and summer….even during the hottest days of summer volunteers from Forest Glen like Sue Parsons came out to lend a hand or bring popsicles, or both!

Re:Thinking Mural

  While painting the “ill fated” Paschke mural Arts Alive Chicago artist Cyd Smillie was stopped by an area parent and asked to please paint a SCIENCE MURAL for his children who walk through the underpass on Ainsley to go to school every day.  A year later funds were collected and that daughter Abigail was … Continue reading Re:Thinking Mural