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Winsor “Little Nemo in Slumberland” McCay Mural Dedication
October 14, 2016 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pmFree
Did you know that Winsor McCay was said to have inspired Walt Disney?
Join us on Friday, October 14 for a happy hour reception at Uncubed to dedicate our Little Nemo in Slumberland mural designed by famed cartoonist, Winsor McCay.
Event to include:
– Remarks from community partners, mural artist and more
– Screening of Winsor McCay animations
– Light refreshments
More about this project:
Winsor McCay was a well-known American cartoonist and animator and in 1891 he moved to Cincinnati, where he spent nine years making posters and other advertisements for local businesses and museums – linking his unique style to Cincinnati. This mural is located at 917 Main Street and joins the Cincinnati Masters Mural Series which also includes: John Ruthven’s “Martha, The Last Passenger Pigeon”, Charley Harper’s “Homecoming (Blue Birds)”, and Tom Wesselmann’s “Still Life #60”.
This project was made possible by:
American Scaffolding | The Otto M. Budig Family Foundation | Ross, Sinclaire & Associates | Wooster | 917 Partners, LLC | Judith Bausher | Charles H. Dater Foundation | 2016 Adopt-an-Apprentice Campaign Contributors | ArtWorks Board of Trustees