Indy's Always on a Roll

Indy's Always on a Roll

In this mural, artist Michael Cooper pays tribute to the architectural heritage of Indianapolis and capitalizes on the view of Indianapolis’ skyline presented in this location. He creates new architectural elements on a flat wall that, at first glance, looks three-dimensional. What appears as yet another architecturally rich facade is found to be merely wallpaper hung by a single figure, perched atop a ladder.  This twist is alluded to in the title, where “roll” could also mean a roll of

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Category: Mural

Medium type: Paint

Date created: 2011

Associated artists

Michael Cooper
Michael Cooper

Location

44 Virginia Ave., Indianapolis, IN, 46204

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