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VTM: Painting In The City

Posted at 12:40 PM, Jul 09, 2013

RICHMOND, Va (WTVR) - Building on the success of last year, the Richmond Mural Project, the brainchild of 'Art Whino’, returns to the river city. More than 20 murals made a splash on historic Richmond buildings courtesy of the top muralists from around the world. This year the goal is to add another 20! Local Richmond entrepreneur Jesse Smith, one of the talented artists,  who also appeared on the tattoo reality show, 'Ink Master' season 2 and R. Anthony Harris, Publisher of RVA Magazine and event organizer for the mural project share more details with us. The painting of murals begins on Monday, July 22nd. There will be a reception on Saturday, July 27th and the painting of murals ends on Thursday, August 1st.