This colourful piece is a detail of the mural re-creation of the 1917 painting Wild Flowers by Tom Thompson. Painted by artist Gerry Lantaigne, this mural is in Baysville, Ontario and is one of The Group of Seven Outdoor Gallery's 91 murals.
A detail of Fred Lenz's 1998 mural "Coureurs de Bois" (runners of the woods) on King Street in Midland, Ontario. Coureurs de Bois were woodsmen and fur traders in New France and North America's interior during the late 17th and early 18th centuries.
This is a detail of a mural on King Street in Midland, Ontario of the Brebeuf Lighthouse that was originally painted in 1999 and updated and expanded in 2007 by artists Arison Vilela, Tina Rivera and Dave Templeton. Midland has over 40 murals most conceived and painted by the late artist Fred Lenz. I will feature some of Fred's work in the coming days.
A view along King Street in London, Ontario. Detail of a mural known as The Argentinean/Canadian Mural Project. Painted in September of 2007, the mural is approx. 16' high and 350 ' long. The vision of LaRaza Group and Main Street (the London Downtown Business Association).