This mural was commissioned by the Optimist Club of Northside Indianapolis as a wayfinding element for Opti-Park, a small park that they own and maintain for the benefit of the neighborhood.

The Optimists wanted a design that could function both decoratively and, for those who are looking closely, as signage. The artist, William Denton Ray, used circles, leaf shapes, and 90 & 45 degree angles to keep it an optical abstraction.  He chose a simple 6-color palette of blues, greens and teals

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Category: Mural

Medium type: Paint

Date created: 2017

Associated artists

William Denton Ray
William Denton Ray


780 E. 66th St., Indianapolis, IN, 46220


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