Three more murals added to downtown Minot


Several artists are adding some color to a few buildings after receiving a grant from AARP.

The $6,900 grant pays for three hidden object murals to be painted on the sides of buildings.

Arvin Davis painted one at the Spot, Cera Pignet painted the second at Nickel and Dodge, and Scott Gordon painted the third across from the Blue Rider.

The murals will be added to the Visit Minot mural map.

“So, you’ll walk to the other one, and the other one and then hopefully along the way you’re stopping at these restaurants, and shops and bars and kind of boosting the economy even in the slightest bit by having something beautiful for people to look at,” said Kellie Sink, grant applicant.

The Minot Area Council of the Arts posted on its Facebook page that there’s been a lot of vandalism to the existing murals.

Sink hopes these vandals will be respectful of these artists and stop defacing their art.

Copyright 2020 Nexstar Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Latest Stories

More Local News

Recent Videos

Minot Girl's Hockey

Minot Wrestling

Real ID Deadline

Minot Exec. Orders for Hospitality

Buddy Games

KX Convo: Mikalah Auer

KX Storm Team Full Evening Forecast w/Tom Schrader 11/23

Holiday Plans

Fighting Over Sioux

ATW: COVID & Athletes

Thanksgiving Plans

Air Force Nurses

ATW: Century Football

ATW: Minot Precautions

Boutique Hub

Tom's Monday Afternoon #OneMinuteForecast 11/23

Small Business Saturday


Monday, November 11th, 2020 - KX Storm Team Morning Forecast - Dave Holder

Plays of the week - November 22

More Video

KX News Trending Stories

Don't Miss

More Don't Miss