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Murals in the Flickr pool

Here are our favorite new images from the Greater and Lesser Washington Flickr pool, showcasing the best and worst of the Washington region. Do you know where these murals are? If so, tell us in the comments.

P St, Georgetown. Photo by Erin.

Photo by nevermindtheend.

Photo by caroline.angelo.

Photo by caroline.angelo.

Photo by nevermindtheend.

Brookland. Photo by penguinef.

Got a picture that depicts the best or worst of the Washington region? Make sure to join our Flickr pool and submit your own photos!

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Aimee Custis is the Communications Director at the Coalition for Smarter Growth. She's a policy wonk by training and a communicator by profession, but weekends you'll find her at home in Dupont Circle or practicing her other love, wedding photography


The third mural is just south of the corner of 12th and W Sts NW. The fourth is on the corner of 12th Pl and W St NW. My hood is well represented!

Relatedly, does anyone know if the 12th and U area was ever referred to as Cardozo (like how the Shaw neighborhood got its name from the school, I believe) or does the name in the metro stop only refer to the high school?

by 7r3y3r on Oct 25, 2013 2:23 pm • linkreport

Second mural is on the north side of New York Ave between 6th and 7th NW.

Last mural is at the dance studio in Brookland next to the artist live/work building.

by Michael H on Oct 27, 2013 7:46 pm • linkreport

Can anyone recommend a place to find a mural artist?

by Col. Brentwood on Oct 28, 2013 2:44 pm • linkreport

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