From eyesore to eye candy: Mini mural project turns unsightly traffic control boxes into works of art

July 29, 2015

by Marcy de Luna, Culture Map Houston

Taking art outside the gallery, Mini Mural: Beyond the Box is painting the town’s drab streetscapes Technicolor with traffic-stopping visuals. The project, a collaboration between UP Art Studio and 13 local artists, aims to transform unsightly traffic signal control casings into head-turning public art.

Artwork from the pilot phase of the low-cost, high-visual venture began cropping up in June with new installations hitting the streets through September 19.

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