El Segundo Barrio Mural Trail
Por La Raza (2009-2010): This building is covered on all walls by a continuous mural. The artwork focuses on facets of Chicano culture. The rear of the building focuses on childhood through its depiction of various Mexican games such as La Lateria (as referenced by the large, colorful playing cards. There are also two large Aztec-styled figures playing soccer, the most popular sport of Mexico. In addition, there is a hyper-realistic depiction of a child playing with a toy truck in a sandbox. This is a replication of a photo taken of an actual Chicano bou. The other walls of the building reflect Aztec geometric figures and hyper-realistic depictions of flora.
El Paso, TX - 4 Mar 2016