Muralist, Doreyl Ammons Cain, interviewed Appalachian musicians throughout
the Asheville, NC area and beyond,
to find how their stories and music interconnected. She found that the
majority of established musicians main goal was to pass on to
the next generation of players what they had learned. So the idea for
this musical mural flowed from... more
Location: 20 S. Spruce St.
GPS Coordinates Latitude:35.5951 Longitude:-82.5496
Affirming sacred worth, restoring human dignity, and sabotaging the shame of poverty, the
Haywood Street Fresco announces, in plaster and pigment, that you matter. Many of the world's
great masterpieces in art were inspired by...
Location: 297 Haywood St.
GPS Coordinates Latitude:35.593016 Longitude:-82.563073
Completed in 2011, Asheville NC. 200 square foot mural with a 10-ft.
rooster welcomes you to Chicken Alley. Designed and painted by Molly Must.
The design of this mural interprets the history of the chicken-processing
plant owned by Sam and Argie Young of Asheville, for which the alley is named.
Sam and Argie's granddaughter,
Sandra Gudger (the only remaining family member with memories
of the business), contributed stories and photographs to the project.
Sandra's memories are a testament to the...
Location: 4 Woodfin St.
GPS Coordinates Latitude:35.59767 Longitude:-82.55331
Completed in 2007-2008, Asheville,NC. 3,000 square feet, Acrylic paint on concrete.
Painted by 6 different artists: Molly Must, Daniel Beck, Joshua Spiceland, Harper Leich,
Kurt Theasler, and Steve Lister of Asheville.
The collaborative design depicts a stylized timeline of Western North Carolina
history. One set of concrete piers is
painted with... more
Location: 130 N. Lexington Ave.
GPS Coordinates Latitude:35.59911 Longitude:-82.554224
The mural is a memorial to history. It celebrates the stories
of Asheville's historic African-American business district and surrounding
Valley Street/East-End neighborhoods. The mural spans the two sides of Triangle
Park, at the intersection of Sycamore Alley and South Market
Street in downtown Asheville, NC. This is the heart of... more
Location: 58 S. Market St.
GPS Coordinates Latitude:35.59381 Longitude:-82.55019