Mural Arts Month

Students from The Haverford School, like 17-year-old Garrett Johnson, helped paint the AR mural, along with others from Mastery Shoemaker Charter School.
John McDevitt | KYW Newsradio
John McDevitt
September 27, 2018 - 8:22 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Mural Arts Philadelphia is hosting 31 free events in October to celebrate the power of art. One in particular will center around Philadelphia's first augmented reality (AR) mural. The mural, called "Dreams, Diaspora and Destiny," created by artist Joshua Mays and DJ...
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Local artists Brad Carney (left) and Melissa Mandel (right), along with student volunteers, paint a smaller version of the mural before they will paint the pedestrian and vehicular tunnels along Fifth Street under the Benjamin Franklin Bridge.
Shara Dae Howard | KYW Newsradio
Shara Dae Howard
July 09, 2018 - 5:11 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Benjamin Franklin Bridge is getting a makeover — but you have to go underground to see it. Mural Arts Philadelphia and the Delaware River Port Authority have partnered together to create murals along Fifth Street in the pedestrian and vehicular tunnels . Local...
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