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Licking River Greenway and Trails Murals

In Partnership with Vision 2015. This series of seventeen murals celebrates the Licking River, its ecosystems and the people who enjoy its beauty. This is part of a series of 17 overall murals designs inspired by the idea of energy—the energy of ... Read more

Homecoming (Blue Birds)

Charley Harper, one of Cincinnati’s most accomplished and celebrated artists, studied and taught at the Art Academy of Cincinnati. It was there he met his wife Edie and they continued to make Cincinnati their home, starting a family and sharing an ... Read more

Fresh Harvest

This mural brings the essence of farming to a monumental scale. Inspired by the power of classical European paintings, the design shows dramatically lit produce on the verge of spilling out of a crate, fresh from the field.  The vibrant colors and ... Read more

The Wall of Education

The original Wall of Education, designed and painted in the late 1970s by Joyce Young, Gilbert Young and a team of students, was a vivid and colorful mural celebrating the lives and talents of Cincinnati’s diverse youth and disciplines of ... Read more

Along the Hill

This mural depicts the historical development of West Price Hill by integrating both natural elements and the architectural details of local landmarks. The image shows the transitions from the pre-historic era with fossils of the Ohio River Valley ... Read more

Oakley: Morning, Noon, and Night

This mural celebrates the friendly and vibrant atmosphere of Oakley and its culture. This triptych invites the viewer to be a part of life in Oakley, sharing the moments throughout the day , morning, noon and night.   In partnership with ... Read more

The Golden Muse

This mural features a figurine from an 18th century mantle clock in the Taft Museum of Art's collection.  Encompassing the entire wall, the figure becomes a mythological music muse as the notes to Aaron Copland’s Fanfare for the Common Man ... Read more

Garden Party at the Taft

This mural brings together many masterpieces from the Taft Museum of Art's collection including Rembrandt Van Rijn's Portrait of a Man Rising from his Chair, A World of Their Own by Lawrence Alma Tadema, Mrs. John Weyland and her Son John by Joshua ... Read more

Covington Vision 2015 (Phase 1)

Created by local artists, this series of murals was inspired by the idea of energy and the strength and vitality required for sustained physical or mental activity. The many aspects of energy displayed through the murals include the energy of ... Read more

The Village We Call Home

These murals were inspired by the best of Evendale: its people and its landscape.  The mural of portraits features a cross-section of people from the Evendale community expressing their shared joy and friendliness.   Evendale residents ... Read more

The Roots of Vision

This mural is an ode to the rich history and mythology that surrounds Mount Adams, the neighborhood that was formerly known as Mt. Ida. The mural uses a combination of colorful Rookwood tile and vibrant paint to honor the visionaries that founded, ... Read more

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