"Heaven" is the informal name for an out-of-the-way park at the edge of Hartford's downtown. It is a barren concrete space used by skateboarders (and vagrants). The City has unfunded plans to spruce it up and install a real skateboarding facility. Meanwhile, there is a tussle between "legitimate" street artists, who paint authorized murals, and
The City is proposing to permit "art" only on two of the big, formerly blank walls. In my opinion, it is too late to put the cat back in the bag. But, I would like to be wrong.
This post is linked to Monday Murals.