Red Reef Park West Wall Mural
Update 10/9/18: Meet the Artists of the Red Reef Mural Project
Meet the Artists
- Meet Ivan Roque Opens a New Window. - Meet our 6th and final mural artist selected for Boca Raton's first public art project and hear about how he got involved in mural painting.
"I felt that it would be very historical to be one of the pioneers within this new movement going on in Boca Raton."
- Meet Peter Agardy Opens a New Window. - Meet our 5th mural artists selected by the Art in Public Places Advisory Board and hear why he applied for this mural project.
"It will kind of go with the trend of a lot of cities that have caught on board with murals, sculptures."
- Meet Tom D'Auria Opens a New Window. - Hear from our 4th mural artist selected by the Art in Public Places Advisory Board and what he thinks about art in the Boca Raton community.
"I was hoping my mural would be a reflection of the natural surrounding here."
- Meet Georgeta Fondos Opens a New Window. - Hear from our 3rd mural artist selected by the Art in Public Places Advisory Board.
"When I think of Boca, I think of something colorful, bright, optimistic."
- Meet Kristin Pavlick - Hear from our second mural artist selected by the Art in Public Places Advisory Board and how she caught the "public art bug."
"I don't remember life without paint."
- Meet Craig McInnis - Hear what inspires Craig and why he wanted to participate in this exciting project here in our City.
"Boca is already beautiful but a little more color wouldn't hurt."
The public unveiling was held on October 20, 2018.
Art In Public Places Board Selects Artists for First Mural Project
After receiving 47 applications for the City's first Call to Artists, the Art in Public Places (AIPP) Board met on September 5, 2018 and selected six artists for the mural project at Red Reef Park West and six alternates. Artists will begin creating in September and the mural reveals are scheduled for October 20, 2018. Congratulations to all!
- Ivan Roque
- Craig McInnis
- Tom D'Auria
- Georgeta Fondos
- Kristin Pavlick
- Peter Agardy
- Ben Heller
- Gregory Dirr
- Yevgeniy (Gene) Shurakov
- Agata Ren
- Nicholas Cordes
- Cody Parker