On Monday, the City of Milwaukee Historic Preservation Commission voted to deny the application of Wallpapered City to have artist Shepard Fairey paint a large mural in support of voting rights on the side of the Railway Exchange Building at 229 E. Wisconsin Ave. Stacey Williams-Ng says the ruling could be problematic for local artists.
The City of West Allis has issued a call for artists to submit ideas for three new murals along Greenfield Avenue. Plus, Detour will paint one on the space that once had a well-known space age mural.
For years El Salvador, the restaurant at 2316 S. 6th St., has been the sole source of Salvadoran cuisine in Milwaukee. But that's likely to change thanks to Pupuseria Los Angeles, a new restaurant planned for the corner of 36th and National Ave.
World-renowned Spanish artist Koctel is currently in Milwaukee and painting a mural on the Crossroads Collective building.
All of a sudden there are critters everywhere in East Tosa. But don't worry, they're not real. Instead the bird amid the colorful geometric terrain on the side of The Nobleman and the prowling raccoon carrying a fish skeleton in its mouth directly across 69th Street on the side of Cranky Al's are just two of the seven new murals that have just been completed in the neighborhood.
The City of Wauwatosa has announced the names of the six artists tapped to create murals this summer near the intersection of 68th Street and North Avenue in East Tosa, in collaboration with Wallpapered City.
Wallpapered City's Stacey Williams-Ng, who helped make the East Side mural walk a reality, is working with the Wauwatosa Tourism Commission on a series of murals on exterior walls in the East Tosa neighborhood.