public art & murals


Photo by Erin Nelson.

Murals, along with other street art, have become increasingly popular around the world in recent years, due in part to omnipresent cell-phone cameras and the use of social media to share the images. Birmingham is no exception. Read more



Photo by Jesse Chambers.

Retailer Ace Graham and Birmingham artist Shane B. recently unveiled a large mural they conceived in Five Points South, the first piece in a public art initiative led by the Five Points Alliance. Read more

Five Points South

H2 & Dobbins mural building

Photo courtesy H2 Real Estate

Members of the community are encouraged to submit designs for the mural for a cash prize, according to an Aug. 1 news release from H2. Read more