Mural artist Nate Frizzell works on a mural at 2000 K Street in Sacramento on Aug. 20, 2016, for the Sacramento Mural Festival. rbenton@sacbee.com Randall Benton
Mural artist Nate Frizzell works on a mural at 2000 K Street in Sacramento on Aug. 20, 2016, for the Sacramento Mural Festival. rbenton@sacbee.com Randall Benton

Arts & Theater

Wide Open Walls hits Sacramento, spreads to the burbs

By Bee Staff

August 04, 2017 12:00 PM

Watch artists work in real time when they take over the alley between I and J streets on Aug. 10-20 for Wide Open Walls. More than 50 local and international artists are to create murals up to several stories high on the sides of buildings and other public spaces. Gallery showings, artist panels and biking tours also are planned. The event is an outgrowth of last year’s inaugural Sacramento Mural Festival. For a map of mural sites, go to wow916.com/map.html

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