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And the Bush Was Not Consumed by William Saltzman

Thursday, June 26th, 2008

And the Bush Was Not Consumed by William Saltzman Local artist William Saltzman created the sculpture “And the Bush Was Not Consumed” for the Temple of Aaron synagogue in St. Paul.

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They All Work Together by John Acosta

Tuesday, May 6th, 2008

They All Work Together by John Acosta This mosaic/sculpture/mural combo created by John Acosta in 2000 celebrates Castillo Park on St. Paul’s West Side, named for Nicolas Carrizales Castillo Sr. (the guy featured on the mural on the back).

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ArtScraps Mosaic Mural by Unknown

Thursday, April 17th, 2008

Art Scraps Mosaic Mural This mosaic mural is on the west side of the ArtScraps store in St. Paul, run by ArtStart.

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We Come From the Four Directions by Marilyn Lindstrom

Monday, March 3rd, 2008

Unity is Ultimate by Marilyn Lindstrom This public art park was created in 1991-1992 by a group of six guest artists and 30 youth volunteers led by Marilyn Lindstrom.

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Princess Amaradevi by Sharra Frank

Thursday, February 28th, 2008

Mosaic Statue This six-foot mosaic sculpture by Sharra Frank is called “Princess Amaradevi” and stands in front of the SteppingStone Theatre building in St. Paul.

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Mosaic of the Americas: Many Strengths, Many Struggles by Gustavo Lira, Lori Greene, Deborah Ramos, José Luis Soto, Isa Campos, María Guadalupe García Rojas and Crescencio Méndez Gaspar

Saturday, February 2nd, 2008

Center for the Americas Minneapolis, MN The Resource Center of the Americas commissioned this mosaic mural in 2001. Three Minnesota artists–Gustavo Lira, Lori Greene and Deborah Ramos–collaborated with four Mexican artists–José Luis Soto, Isa Campos, María Guadalupe García Rojas and Crescencio Méndez Gaspar (part of a Mexican art collective known as Taller de Investigación Plástica) along with hundreds of volunteers on the project.

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Peace House Mural by Angela Carlson Talle

Tuesday, January 29th, 2008

Peace House Minneapolis artist Angela Carlson created this mosaic mural on the west side of the Peace House in Minneapolis. She covered the side of the two-story building with tiles and mirror pieces donated by the Minneapolis Glass Company and the Tile Shop with the help of her mother, Cindy Carlson, and members of the Peace House Community.

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Stella Salon Mural by John Grider

Thursday, January 24th, 2008

Salon Stella Detail.. CityPages named John Grider one of their 2007 Artists of the Year and his unique stenciled work has been popping up across Minneapolis. This mural features “Billy” the goat (which makes frequent appearances in Grider’s work) and is on the side of Salon Stella in Minneapolis.

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Chimney Mosaic by Angela Carlson Talle

Friday, January 18th, 2008

Chimney Mosaic by Angela Carlson In 2005 Angela Carlson Talle mosaiced a chimney at the Lao Market on University Avenue in St. Paul.

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The River Woman and Her Dog by Amy Cordova

Sunday, December 23rd, 2007

"The River Woman and Her Dog" by Amy Cordova This is a 1992 sculpture by Amy Cordova, featuring mosaic tile work by Laura Schlick.

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