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noun as in landscape

noun as in painting

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Visitors to the house are greeted by a neon mural of magic mushrooms and UFOs flanking the foyer and its rainbow light-up staircase.

From Vox

You used to be able to book a visit to the Commodilla catacombs to see the famous 4th Century mural depiction of a bearded Christ.

From Fortune

In a statement, Lightfoot said the effort “is not just about a single statue or mural, but how we create a platform to channel our city’s dynamic civic energy to purposefully reflect our values as Chicagoans.”

Knowing the significance of murals to living communities, someone developed a script tool that allows 128×128-pixel images to be stored on a map object that can be placed on the side of a block.

The art scene rivals that of other cities like San Francisco, with murals painting the town all over.

Mastrion immediately decided to change her concept to a mural of the band.

The program began about two years ago with artist Jet Martinez, who painted a brightly hued floral mural in Building 18.

By April 17, Warhol had written a letter to the Department of Public Works authorizing that the mural be painted over.

The teachers encouraged him, gave him a school wall for a mural.

Like a masterpiece—or a mural across the side of a subway car—the art of graffiti seemed to spring up overnight in New York City.

What remains to us, in the mural decorations of Pompeii and the designs on vases, seem to confirm the criticisms of the ancients.

This is intended for mural decoration only—like something dignified and inspiring—over a bar.

We have but little important mural painting in this country.

Modern opportunities of mural decoration are chiefly domestic.

Orso and his wife went down into the ancient building, pulled out their pencils, and began to sketch the mural paintings.


On this page you'll find 40 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to mural, such as: painting, photograph, scene, scenery, view, and outlook.

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