Murals in the Twin Cities
If you're looking for something interesting to shoot to fight the Covid blahs, or want a background for a photo shoot, take time to explore the many beautiful murals that the metro area provides. Read Look About Lindsey's blog about the different sites: https://lookaboutlindsey.com/minneapolis-murals/ For other ideas read her
blogs about other Minnesota gems to explore.
Of course, everyone should take the time to visit the George Floyd mural on 38th & Chicago. Floyd's death resonated around the world, and artists from Montreal to Berlin have created striking murals to show their support for the Black Lives Matter movement.
And here's a list of 30 Minneapolis murals, many of them near the East Lake Street area and reflecting our many vibrant communities: https://www.tcdailyplanet.net/30-hottest-minneapolis-murals/ This article was written in 2014, so cannot guarantee all of these murals still exist, but they're worth checking out.
If you're traveling around Minnesota, there's the Prince tribute mural in Henderson, Paul Bunyan & Babe the Blue Ox in Bemidji, and a life-size postcard in Red Wing. Discover Minnesota lists some others you may be interested in: https://www.exploreminnesota.com/list/minnesotas-most-memorable-murals
If you have any murals or graffitti locations you'd like to share, please let us know.