Marathon Deli’s new location along Route 1 in College Park has got a bright mural lighting up the building’s facade. Check out the story behind this Greek-inspired mural and the organization behind its design.
Route 1 Gets New Mural in Downtown College Park
There’s a new mural in town – this time just above Nando’s Peri-Peri in College Park! This vibrant new public art just off the Route 1 corridor features native Maryland species including Baltimore’s Checkerspot Butterfly, Black-eyed Susan and a Diamondback Terrapin. (Notice, too, its incorporation of the Maryland flag’s gold, black, white and red colors.)
Public Art: Sewing the Fabric of Our Community
Chances are, if live or work in one of the Route 1 communities, you’ve had the pleasure of seeing this beautiful public mural at the intersection of Flower Avenue and Piney Branch Road. (Ok. So while this is not Route 1, we do know that you sometimes leave the house/area, so it’s mighty possible that you’ve also been curious about this beauty. 🙂 )
Have you played along yet to #whereamiwednesday? Folks are saying it’s a fun way to get to learn more about the wonderful neighborhoods of ours! Play along in the comments, below! 😊 This free standing abstract sculpture was “fabricated from reclaimed oil barrels…[and] is intended to make visible the impact of air pollution on the […]
This beautiful mural entitled, “We Grow Together” by Alexandre Keto adorns the wall of an amazing museum in Prince George’s County. Can you guess where this mural is located? And have you been to the museum? Play along in comments, below. (And no Googling, ppl! 😎)