February 19, 2019

These Before and After Photos Show How Murals Have Changed Cincinnati for the Better

ArtWorks has been producing public art along the streets and on the sides of Greater Cincinnati buildings for more than a decade. This organization and others have helped bring life to spaces across the city that might ordinarily have been overlooked, turning them into spectacular works of art. These before and after photos illustrate how murals have changed Cincinnati for the better.  
Photos by Hailey Bollinger, Paige Deglow, Emerson Swoger and ©2018 Google
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These Before and After Photos Show How Murals Have Changed Cincinnati for the Better
Hailey Bollinger, Paige Deglow, Emerson Swoger and ©2018 Google
Then — 2007
511 Walnut St., Downtown
Photo: ©2019 Google
Hailey Bollinger, Paige Deglow, Emerson Swoger and ©2018 Google

Then — 2007

511 Walnut St., Downtown
Photo: ©2019 Google
Now: "Armstrong"
511 Walnut St., Downtown
Mural: ArtWorks | Designer: Eduardo Kobra
Photo: Hailey Bollinger
Hailey Bollinger, Paige Deglow, Emerson Swoger and ©2018 Google

Now: "Armstrong"

511 Walnut St., Downtown
Mural: ArtWorks | Designer: Eduardo Kobra
Photo: Hailey Bollinger
Then — 2011
3512 Vine St., Corryville
Photo: ©2019 Google
Hailey Bollinger, Paige Deglow, Emerson Swoger and ©2018 Google

Then — 2011

3512 Vine St., Corryville
Photo: ©2019 Google
Now: "Beguiled by the Wild"
3512 Vine St., Corryville
Mural: ArtWorks | Designer: Charley Harper
Photo: Hailey Bollinger
Hailey Bollinger, Paige Deglow, Emerson Swoger and ©2018 Google

Now: "Beguiled by the Wild"

3512 Vine St., Corryville
Mural: ArtWorks | Designer: Charley Harper
Photo: Hailey Bollinger
Then — 2011
23 W. Court St., Downtown
Photo: ©2019 Google
Hailey Bollinger, Paige Deglow, Emerson Swoger and ©2018 Google

Then — 2011

23 W. Court St., Downtown
Photo: ©2019 Google
Now: "Cincinnati Toy Heritage"
23 W. Court St., Downtown
Mural: ArtWorks | Designer: Jonathan Queen
Photo: Hailey Bollinger
Hailey Bollinger, Paige Deglow, Emerson Swoger and ©2018 Google

Now: "Cincinnati Toy Heritage"

23 W. Court St., Downtown
Mural: ArtWorks | Designer: Jonathan Queen
Photo: Hailey Bollinger
Then — 2011
1107 Walnut St., Over-the-Rhine
Photo: ©2019 Google
Hailey Bollinger, Paige Deglow, Emerson Swoger and ©2018 Google

Then — 2011

1107 Walnut St., Over-the-Rhine
Photo: ©2019 Google
Now: "Crazy Cat, Crazy Quilt"
1107 Walnut St., Over-the-Rhine
Mural: ArtWorks | Designer: Edie Harper
Photo: Hailey Bollinger
Hailey Bollinger, Paige Deglow, Emerson Swoger and ©2018 Google

Now: "Crazy Cat, Crazy Quilt"

1107 Walnut St., Over-the-Rhine
Mural: ArtWorks | Designer: Edie Harper
Photo: Hailey Bollinger
Then — 2009
1437 Main St., Over-the-Rhine
Photo: ©2019 Google
Hailey Bollinger, Paige Deglow, Emerson Swoger and ©2018 Google

Then — 2009

1437 Main St., Over-the-Rhine
Photo: ©2019 Google