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THE SOUTH SHORE IN 100 OBJECTS, DAY 89: Dali mural

THE SOUTH SHORE IN 100 OBJECTS, DAY 89: Dali mural

A surrealist masterpiece has loomed large over downtown Hammond since 2001.

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Le Meridien Chicago - Oakbrook Center Ribbon Cutting

Le Meridien Chicago - Oakbrook Center Ribbon Cutting

Le Méridien Chicago – Oakbrook Center General Manager Simon Fricker (left) cuts the ribbon with Starwood Hotels & Resorts Senior Vice President of Brand Management Dave Marr (right) symbolizing the opening of the hotel on July 31. They stand in front of the large-scale, one-of-a-kind mur…

August 21, 2014 12:00 am
Lowell Public Library dedicates mural dubbed 'a feast for the imagination'

Lowell Public Library dedicates mural dubbed 'a feast for the imagination'

LOWELL | With the lifelike images of rainforest denizens, sea creatures and Midwest critters as a backdrop, the "Wonderful World of Wild Animals" mural was officially dedicated Saturday at the Lowell Public Library.

September 07, 2013 8:00 pm

Silent auction planned as part of dedication of library mural

LOWELL | A silent auction will be held in conjunction with the dedication of the "Wonderful World of Wild Animals" mural Saturday at the Lowell Public Library.

September 03, 2013 8:30 pm
Michigan muralist spends two years painting at Lowell Public Library

Michigan muralist spends two years painting at Lowell Public Library

LOWELL | A jaguar reclines in a rainforest while, nearby, a green sea turtle floats underwater and a meadowlark overlooks Evergreen Park.

August 22, 2013 8:15 pm Photos

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Michigan muralist spends two years painting at Lowell Public Library

Michigan muralist spends two years painting at Lowell Public Library

Two Lowell children, selected through a lottery, posed for artist Dennis Orlowski, who painted a mural covering 1,050 square feet of wall space at the Lowell Public Library.

August 22, 2013 12:00 am
Michigan muralist spends two years painting at Lowell Public Library

Michigan muralist spends two years painting at Lowell Public Library

Artist Dennis Orlowski spent more than two years working on the murals in the Children's Room at the Lowell Public Library.

August 22, 2013 12:00 am
Michigan muralist spends two years painting at Lowell Public Library

Michigan muralist spends two years painting at Lowell Public Library

The richly detailed mural "The Wonderful World of Wild Animals" by artist Dennis Orlowski covers more than 1,500 square feet of wall space at the Lowell Public Library. A formal dedication of the mural is set for 3:30 p.m. Sept. 7.

August 22, 2013 12:00 am
Lincoln Highway mural series in south suburbs complete

Lincoln Highway mural series in south suburbs complete

Artist Jay Allen from the ShawCraft Sign Co. finishes mounting a new mural on a building on U.S. 30 in Chicago Heights. The Illinois Lincoln Highway Coalition is placing the nine-mural series along the Lincoln Highway in the Chicago Southland.

April 05, 2013 4:53 pm
Lincoln Highway celebrates centennial

Lincoln Highway celebrates centennial

Artist Jay Allen, top, and project engineer Joe Marshall from the ShawCraft Sign Co. finish mounting a new mural on a building on U.S. 30 in Chicago Heights. The Illinois Lincoln Highway Coalition is placing the nine mural series along the Lincoln Highway in the Chicago area.

April 05, 2013 4:53 pm
Historical museum, new exhibits

Historical museum, new exhibits

Antique board games, dolls and dinnerware are on exhibit at Portage Community Historial Society's Alton Goin Museum at Countryside Park.

March 22, 2013 4:11 pm
Historical museum, new exhibits

Historical museum, new exhibits

Alton Goin, of Portage, works on a seashell exhibit with Nicole Buhr, 15 of Lake Station, on Friday at the Alton Goin Historical Museum at Countryside Park in Portage. The museum will open for the season April 5, and is celebrating its 25th year.

March 22, 2013 4:06 pm
Historical museum, new exhibits

Historical museum, new exhibits

Alton Goin works on a seashell exhibit Friday while Theresa Channell paints a mural for the Native American exhibit The Alton Goin Historical Museum at Countryside Park. The museum will open for the season April 5, and is celebrating its 25th year.

March 22, 2013 4:06 pm
Historical museum, new exhibits

Historical museum, new exhibits

Nicole Buhr, 15, of Lake Station, helps move items into a storage space Friday at the The Alton Goin Historical Museum at Countryside Park in Portage while photographs of former mayors hang on the wall at right. The museum will open for the season April 5, and is celebrating its 25th year. T…

March 22, 2013 4:06 pm
Historical museum, new exhibits

Historical museum, new exhibits

Theresa Channell-Moore works on a mural of a forest for the Native American exhibit Friday at the the Alton Goin Museum at Countryside Park in Portage. The museum will open for the season April 5, and is celebrating its 25th year.

March 22, 2013 4:06 pm
Murals add color, inspiration to Lake Station's Edison school

Murals add color, inspiration to Lake Station's Edison school

Diego Gonzalez has airbrushed several murals at Edison Junior-Senior High School in Lake Station. His Midwest Graphics business was incorporated into the Gary-based Airmonsters.com earlier this year.

October 17, 2012 12:00 am
Murals add color, inspiration to Lake Station's Edison Jr./Sr. High School

Murals add color, inspiration to Lake Station's Edison Jr./Sr. High School

This is one of the murals by Diego Gonzalez at Edison Junior-Senior High School in Lake Station.

October 17, 2012 12:00 am
Murals add color, inspiration to Lake Station's Edison school

Murals add color, inspiration to Lake Station's Edison school

Diego Gonzalez painted this colorful owl on a wall out the counselors' offices at Edison Junior-Senior High School in Lake Station.

October 17, 2012 12:00 am
Murals add color, inspiration to Lake Station's Edison school

Murals add color, inspiration to Lake Station's Edison school

LAKE STATION | A colorful owl with the message "Where Are You Going?" decorates the wall outside the counselors' offices.

October 16, 2012 7:00 pm Photos

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Artist installs historical mural in Lynwood

Artist installs historical mural in Lynwood

LYNWOOD | The “Father of the Lincoln Highway” now overlooks the eastern terminus to the Illinois portion of the transcontinental highway.

October 10, 2012 8:15 pm Photos

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