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OSW Art Park

OSW Art Park

1505 Kane St - Lubbock and Trinity Houston, TX, 77007

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Sports Field or Facility, Park, Public, Not Free

The Old Sixth Ward Art Park is located on 1505 Kane Street, two blocks north of Houston Avenue and Memorial Drive at the corner of Lubbock and Trinity One of Houston¹s most well-known multicultural landmarks is the Old Sixth Ward Art Park near MECA. A mural, entitled 'A United Community' overlooks the park. In 1985, MECA commissioned renowned mural artists Pio Pulido and Sylvia Orozco to design the mural. In the summer of 2000, MECA, Multicultural Education and Counseling through the Arts, renovated a mural in the Old Sixth Ward Art Park. The mural, which is painted on the two story exterior wall of the adjacent Saint Joseph School, has provided an artistic and culturally significant backdrop for the west end of downtown for 15 years.

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