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Greater Columbus Arts Council

Short North Business Association

Urban Scrawl

The Graham School's Mural Project

KSA Digital Library

Newspaper and web articles featuring several murals

Public Art Walk — a slideshow — Alive!, July 8, 2010 — includes WA mural, Magnolia Thunderpussy, Cliff Dwellers, Mona Lisa, Short North Gothic

Walls That Talk — Kaizaad Kotwal, Short North Gazette, Jan. 2005 — includes Mona Lisa, Short North Gothic, Cafe Terrace at Night, Trains, Union Station, Cliff Dwellers

Short North Walking Tour — Short North Business Association website, March 2009 — includes Short North Gothic, Mona Lisa, Cafe Terrace at Night, Trains, Union Station, Cliff Dwellers

Never Wallflowers — The Columbus Dispatch website, August 9, 2009 - includes A Street Called Home, Dedication, Cliff Dwellers, Short North Gothic

Public Art: Outlying Art — a slideshow — Alive!, John Ross, July 8, 2010 — includes Four Seasons, Rice Paddy, Blue Danube

Columbus Art Walks — Columbus Public Health Department

Murals Brighten Up Short North — Heather Stern, The Lantern, June 21, 2009 — includes Cliff Dwellers, Mona Lisa, Trains

Larger Than Life — Alicia Kelso, CityScene Magazine, no date — includes Cliff Dwellers, Mona Lisa, Berry Brothers Boltworks

21 Spectacular Urban Murals from Around the World — Debbie Zimmer, Paint Quality Institute Blog (http://blog.paintquality.com/), June 22, 2011 — includes Mona Lisa, Cafe Terrace At Night, Cliff Dwellers

10x10x10 — shortnorth.org, no byline, August 2012 — includes Blueberries for Black, Columbus Celebrates 200, Curious Cultures, Dawes Arboretum, Emily Dickinson Amherst Maid, Fibers of America, Fields of Columbus, Neighborhood Scene, Precocious, Shadows Extending

The Short North Gaining Ten New Outdoor Murals — columbusunderground.com, Walker Evans, August 2, 2012 — includes Blueberries for Black, Columbus Celebrates 200, Curious Cultures, Dawes Arboretum, Emily Dickinson Amherst Maid, Fibers of America, Fields of Columbus, Neighborhood Scene, Precocious, Shadows Extending

About Those Short North Murals — Columbus Alive!, Jackie Mantey, August 3, 2012 — includes Blueberries for Black, Columbus Celebrates 200, Curious Cultures, Dawes Arboretum, Emily Dickinson Amherst Maid, Fibers of America, Fields of Columbus, Neighborhood Scene, Precocious, Shadows Extending

Short North Mural Project Shows Changing Landscape — The Columbus Dispatch, Courtney Day, August 12, 2012 — includes Blueberries for Black, Columbus Celebrates 200, Curious Cultures, Dawes Arboretum, Emily Dickinson Amherst Maid, Fibers of America, Fields of Columbus, Neighborhood Scene, Precocious, Shadows Extending

New Public Artwork Hidden Downtown — columbusunderground.com, Walker Evans, July 19, 2012 — about the Urban Plein Air project 2012

Central Ohio Plein Air artists add color to Columbus — The Columbus Dispatch, Carrie Wise, July 17, 2012 — article and slideshow about the Urban Plein Air project 2012

Market Maven Musings: Plein Air Pretty — downtowncolumbus.com, Susan Quinn, July 24, 2012 — posting about the Urban Plein Air project 2012

On the Wall: Miniscule murals celebrate the city's birthday — Columbus Monthly, Carrie Schedler, August 2012 — about the Urban Plein Air project 2012

Links about specific murals

Abraxis murals

Jeff Abraxis, King Lincoln Muralist — Brent Davis, columbusneighborhoods.org, May 8, 2010

Walking Art Tour Part of Memorial Tribute to Muralist Jeffrey Abraxis Dade — Felix Hoover, Your News Columbus, May 24, 2010

Neil murals

Walt Neil's Mural Marks Ganther's Place — Call & Post, Nov. 11-17, 2009

Black Has Always Been Green

Muralists See the Big Picture — Jill Laster, The Columbus Dispatch, August 9, 2009

Cafe Terrace At Night mural

Studio16 Moving Up — re former Dragonfly Design artists — Kaizaad Kotwal, Short North Gazette, April 2005

Word To the Wise — Jennifer Hambrick, Short North Gazette, March 2007

Camp Chase mural

Westgate Mural Started — Whitney Wilson Coy, columbusmessenger.com, undated

Westgate Park Mural — Friends of the Hilltop website

Westgate mural eliminates eyesore, preserves history — Felix Hoover, yournewscolumbus.com, Oct. 29, 2009

Camp Chase Mural To Be Dedicated— Columbus Messenger

Westgate mural falls victim to graffiti — Whitney Wilson Coy, columbusmessenger.com, Jan. 21, 2010

Artist Ready To Repair Hilltop Mural In Spring — Mark Ferenchik, The Columbus Dispatch, January 30, 2010

Hilltop Historical Society article on Camp Chase Mural — undated

Columbus Recreation & Parks Department website

Clintonville-Linden History

Artist selected for planned mural— Kevin Parks, This Week Community News, March 28, 2012

The Clintonville-Linden History Mural— no byline, clintonvillechamber.com, no date

Photo: Mural gives view to Clintonville’s past— no byline, The Columbus Dispatch, July 10, 2012

Cowtown Culture

Photo: Very Much In Fashion — Tom Dodge, The Columbus Dispatch, Oct. 22, 2010

New Mural Honors City — Wes Flexner, The Other Paper, Aug. 3, 2011

Gallery Space: Cowtown Culture — Mark J. Lucas, (614) Magazine, Sept. 1, 2011

After Almost A Year.... — fuckyeahohio.com, Sept 28, 2011

Daymon Day 2011 Memorial Wall

Daymon Day 2011 Memorial Wall — Wes Flexner, www.donewaiting.com, October 12, 2011 — See the third entry down, has link to some great pictures of this mural

Daymon Day 9-11 Mural Images — Tony Collinger, on behalf of Daymon Day organizers

Dedication mural at Mt. Carmel School of Nursing

Honoring Compassionate Care, in artist Eric Grohe's website

Vividly Realistic 3D Murals by Eric Grohe — Bored Panda blog

Entering Franklinton

Franklinton Mural Streetscape Project — Columbus Compact Corporation website

Fathers and Sons

Smoke Signals—Kaizaad Kotwal, Short North Gazette, June 2008

Franklinton Gardens

Garden Murals Spring Up In Franklinton — John Ross, Columbus Alive!, June 13, 2011

Franklinton Arts District and Franklinton Gardens Mural Project! — Erin@FDA, Columbus Underground, July 2011

Franklinton Arts District Garden Mural Project Going On This Saturday — Utrecht Art Supplies blog, July 15, 2011

Ganther's Place mural

Neighorhood Gets Money For Mural — Mark Ferenchik, The Columbus Dispatch, May 26, 2010

Shuttered Hilliard Sunflower Blooms Anew — David Rea, ThisWeek, July 21, 2010

Glen Echo Park Bird Mural

New Mural, Old Park— Kevin Park, ThisWeek Community News, July 10, 2012

Glen Echo Park Bird Mural Vandalized— Steve Levine, myfox28columbus.com, July 2012

Industry Standard mural

Window Shopping: Industry Standard (see last third of article) — Wes Flexner, Alive!, Aug. 16, 2007

Hired Graffiti Disapproved — Elizabeth Slightam, The Lantern (OSU), Published: August 16, 2007, Updated: June 20, 2009

Magnolia Thunderpussy

New mural in the Short North on the wall of Magnolia Thunderpussy, includes 2 videos — Terry Penrod, Columbus Gay Realtor, November 15, 2009

Mona Lisa mural

Mona Lisa Facelift — Jennifer Hambrick, Short North Gazette, Sept. 2005

Mona Lisa Mural — columbusoriginals.com, April 29, 2010

Mural of Mona Lisa Painted — columbusneighborhoods.com, columbuslibrarydigital, Sept. 9, 2010

Obama mural

barackobama.com — Lucas Fleischer, Sept. 28, 2008

Video about Obama mural — Loring Resler, Dec. 2008

Vandalism painted on mural of Obama near Ohio State's campus — Ayan Sheikh, The Lantern, April 5 2012 and updated June 15 2012

Magnolia Thunderpussy mural

Local Artists Add Mural To Msgnolia Thunderpussy — video, November 2009

Short North Gothic mural

Library of Congress listing for Short North Gothic

filmcolumbus.com — Central Ohio Locations: Murals

Smith's Deli

Mural reflecting local architecture to grace High Street building — Kevin Parks, This Week Community News, April 16, 2010

Super Mario Brothers mural

CCAD Students Create Interactive Mural— Amanda Murphy, nbc4i.com, Sept. 2, 2010

Mario Mural — Cory Doctorow, boingboing.net, Sept. 2, 2010

Art Students Create Interactive Mario — John Farrier, neatorama.com, Sept. 3, 2010

Mario Mural at Columbus College — Bastian, zeldauniverse.net, Sept. 3, 2010

Mario Mural Made By Students — Robert Quigley, geekosystem.com, Sept. 3, 2010

Awesome Interactive Super Mario Bros — Dutch Mechanic, topcultered.com, Sept. 4, 2010

Super Mario Brothers Wall at CCAD — Walker Evans, columbusunderground.com, undated

Trade Winds murals

Trade Winds murals website

Wild Goose

SoHUD Community Mural Project Unveiled — Walker Evans, columbusunderground.com, July 6, 2011

City: Community to Paint Mural in Old North Columbus — John Ross, Alive!, Aug. 22, 2011