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Diversity is our Strength - Mexican Town - Detroit, Michigan
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member GT.US
N 42° 19.438 W 083° 05.089
17T E 328215 N 4687851
Quick Description: This mural represents the diversity of SouthWest Detroit
Location: Michigan, United States
Date Posted: 1/11/2008 9:46:44 AM
Waymark Code: WM2YJ3
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
Views: 133

Long Description:
From the artists website: (visit link)

"Sharon was one of the facilitators of this mural in Southwest Detroit. She also participated in the painting of the mural. She painted the third figure from the left, the Viet Namese woman as well as the Native American woman in the center and the Somalian man, fifth from the right. She also painted several flags in the border. The mural was commissioned by Freedom House, a shelter for political refugees in Detroit. Sharon spent several years at Freedom House as a volunteer doing art with the residents."

Please read the Mural Journal (visit link) for more information
City: Detroit

Location Name: Los Galanes

Artist: Sharon O'Hara-Bruce and others

Date: 1995

Media: Craigie Paint products. Craigie Paint Co. is a Detroit company that manufactures their own paint.

Relevant Web Site: Not listed

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