Outdoor Murals and the Essence of the Community: Preserving Our Heritage

Hans Gabali - Muralist

Long Island, New York

Davis, Jonathan. "Prolific Long Island Painter, 85, Dies."
Long Island Press, 4 January 2006.
http://www.longislandpress.com/?cp=162&show=article&a_id=6995

O'Hagan, Christine Kehl. "Hope takes root on a wall." Newsday. 15 January 2006.

Obituary, Newsday, 3 January 2006.

 

Some Mural Towns on the Web

Alabama, Dothan http://www.dothanalcvb.com/murals.htm
Arkansas, Pine Bluff http://www.muralcity.org/
California, Barstow http://www.mainstreetmurals.com/
California, Bishop http://www.thesierraweb.com/bishopmural/bishopmural.html
California, Cayucos http://www.cayucos.org/muralsociety/virtualtour.html
California, Eureka http://www.hardiehouse.org/art/murals/coopeka.html
California, Exeter http://www.globalartsandtourism.net/global/html/
search/show_mural.asp?muralid=47
California, Fairfax http://www.grconnect.com/murals/html/r15img0912.html
California, Humboldt Co. http://www.hardiehouse.org/art/index.html
California, Lindsay http://www.lindsay.ca.us/theater/mural.cfm
California, Lompoc http://www.rivenrock.com/lompoc.html
California, Los Angeles http://www.sparcmurals.org
California, Manteca http://www.mantecamurals.org/
California, Marysville http://home.yuba.net/yubaoaks/Walking_Tour.htm
California, Santa Cruz http://members.cruzio.com/~djj/ssc/murals/murals.html
California, Santa Paula http://www.mantecamurals.org/
California, Tulare http://www.tulareculturalarts.org/
California,Twentynine Palms http://www.oasisofmurals.com/index.htm
California (Chicano/Latino Murals) http://www.brownpride.com/murals/
Canada, Athens http://www.ucdsb.on.ca/athens/murals/INTRO.HTM
Canada, Boissevain http://www.boissevain.ca/murals
Canada, Chemainus http://www.muraltown.com/more.htm
Canada, Cobalt http://www.cobalt.ca/murals1.htm
Canada, Cowichan http://cowichanlake.ca/index.php?page=tourism_lcmurals.htm
Canada, Moose Jaw http://moosejawmurals.tripod.com/index.html
Canada, Stoney Plain http://www.stonyplain.com/photoalbum/default.cfm
Canada (Mural Map) http://www.muralroutes.com/mmapcan.htm
Colorado, Delta http://www.deltaco.org/murals.htm
Florida, Lake Placid http://www.htn.net/lplacid/murals/mural_citrus.htm
Georgia, Colquitt http://www.colquitt-georgia.com/site/page5868.html
Louisiana, Rayne http://www.rayne.org/murals.html
Maryland, College Park http://members.aol.com/_ht_a/flatpickin/murals.html
Mississippi, Leland http://www.highway61blues.nstemp.com/bluesmurals.html
Missouri, Cape Girardeau http://www.capegirardeaucvb.org/murals.html
Nevada, Ely http://www.elynevadamurals.com/murals.shtml
New York, New York City http://www.kingsofnewyork.net
New York, New York City http://www.tatscru.com
Ohio, Portsmouth http://www.portsmouthmuralproducts.com/wall_activities.html
Ohio, Steubenville http://www.steubenvilleoh.com/attractions.htm
Ohio (Rural Action's Mural Corridor) http://www.ruralaction.org/arts_muralmap.html
Ohio (Murals of Southeast Ohio) http://www.tcom.ohiou.edu/community/murals/
Oregon, Silverton http://www.silvertonchamber.org/attr-murals.html
Oregon, Vale http://www.valeoregonmurals.com/index.html#index1T4
Pennsylvania, Philadelphia http://www.muralarts.org/
Scotland, Gothenburg http://www.prestoungrange.org/arts-festival/html/murals/murals.html
Texas, Austin http://www.austinchronicle.com/issues/vol18/issue01/arts.murals.html
Various locations (Railroad Murals) http://cencalrails.railfan.net/rrmurals.html
Various Locations (Global Mural Arts & Cultural Tourism Assn.) http://www.globalartsandtourism.net/
Washington, Toppenish http://www.aviewofamerica.com/Washington/Attraction/
ToppenishMurals/toppenishmurals.htm

 

          Mural Conferences, Symposia, Seminars, Organizations

"CalPAMS (California Public Art and Mural Society
is a web based clearinghouse established to assist artists,
public art communities and public art aficionados in promoting
appreciation and awareness of public art in California."

http://www.calpams.org/

"Groundswell is a New York City based nonprofit that brings together professional artists, grassroots organizations and communities in partnership to create high quality murals in under-represented neighborhoods. Our work inspires youth, communities and artists to take active ownership of their future and equips them with the tools necessary for social change."

www.groundswellmural.org/

"Precita Eyes Mural Arts & Visitors Center, currently located in San Francisco's Mission District, is a non-profit multipurpose community arts organization that has played an integral role in the city's cultural heritage and arts education. One of only three community mural centers in the United States, the organization sponsors and implements ongoing mural projects throughout the Bay Area and internationally."

www.precitaeyes.org/

  

Global Mural Arts & Cultural Tourism Association

http://www.globalartsandtourism.net/

"Our Mission: To market and publicize the abundant wealth of artists, towns and cultural events around the Globe... making this world a better place for all to live in."

California Public Art & Mural Symposium
October 18, 2007 - October 21, 2007
Manteca, California

For Symposium information visit www.mantecamurals.org or www.calpalms.org

Global Mural Fest & Conference
March 22 - March 29, 2008
Sheffield, Tasmania
http://www.globalartsandtourism.net/global/html/mural_conference2000/conferences.html

Summary of the 9th National Mural Symposium, to teach, learn, and share insight in mural art Presented by Mural Routes in Partnership with Waterloo Community Arts Centre

summary

 

(The dates and places for these events were taken from websites. No responsiblity for their accuracy
is taken by the author.)

 

Martha Kreisel, M.A., M.A.H.
Associate Professor of Library Services
Hofstra University, Hempstead, NY 11549
516-463-6528
martha.j.kreisel@hofstra.edu
http://people.hofstra.edu/faculty/Martha_J_Kreisel/