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Alleyway near Hilltop Elementary School gets mural makeover

Alleyway near Hilltop Elementary School gets mural makeover

Burien City Manager Kamuron Gurol, Southwest Youth Family Services, and Hilltop Elementary staff at the dedication ceremony for an alleyway mural project this week. “Thank you to everyone who helped... [Read more]

Northwest Mural Masters will be creating live Art in Burien this weekend

Northwest Mural Masters will be creating live Art in Burien this weekend

A group of Artists will be presenting a weekend of live art this coming Friday, July 31, through Sunday, Aug. 2 at the ‘Art Alley” located behind SW 152nd Street in downtown Burien. The event... [Read more]

VIDEO/PHOTOS: ‘Weirdo’ Artist paints cool new mural on old McMurphy’s Pub

VIDEO/PHOTOS: ‘Weirdo’ Artist paints cool new mural on old McMurphy’s Pub

From our sister site The White Center Blog: If you’ve passed by the old McMurphy’s Pub near where north Burien meets White Center (11069 16th Ave SW), you may have noticed some very stylistic painting... [Read more]

LETTER: Burien Parks Sends Shout-Outs to Those Who Helped on the Mural

LETTER: Burien Parks Sends Shout-Outs to Those Who Helped on the Mural

The Burien Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services Department would like to thank all the amazing businesses and volunteers who helped make the 2012 mural project a success. The mural, titled “Sacred... [Read more]

Take A Virtual Tour Of Burien’s New Mural

Take A Virtual Tour Of Burien’s New Mural

BTB’s photographer Michael Brunk documented the newly completed mural adorning the 4th Avenue SW side of Burien’s Dollar Tree store this past Thursday evening. The long mural by artist Augustina... [Read more]

LETTER: ‘Next Time You Need a Wall Decorated, Go Hire a Bunch of Graffiti Artists’

LETTER: ‘Next Time You Need a Wall Decorated, Go Hire a Bunch of Graffiti Artists’

Dear Editor –

The new artwork (“The Burien Mural”) on the side of the Dollar Tree facing City Hall is absolutely perfect, both for today’s Burien and for those who signed off on the project. It is very nicely rendered…and it says nothing whatever…

PHOTOS: New Mural Project About 1/3rd Done; Meet the Artist Saturday, Aug. 4

PHOTOS: New Mural Project About 1/3rd Done; Meet the Artist Saturday, Aug. 4

Progress is being made on Burien’s new Mural Project on the side of the Dollar Tree store on 4th Ave SW (click image to see larger version). Photo by Scott Schaefer. Story & Photos by Scott Schaefer Work... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Volunteers Help Artist Scrape Paint Off Side of Dollar Tree for Mural

PHOTOS: Volunteers Help Artist Scrape Paint Off Side of Dollar Tree for Mural

Back in June we first posted a request from our friends at Burien Parks, who were seeking Volunteers to assist with a new mural installation on the side of the Dollar Tree store on 4th Ave SW at SW 151st... [Read more]

Burien Parks Seeking Volunteers, Intern to Help with Mural Installation

Burien Parks Seeking Volunteers, Intern to Help with Mural Installation

Depiction of mural art proposed for the side of the Dollar Tree Store as presented to the Burien City Council June 18, 2012. Click image to see larger version. Our friends at Burien Parks, Recreation and... [Read more]

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Resident Has Interesting Idea for Burien’s New Mural

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Resident Has Interesting Idea for Burien’s New Mural

I am not an artist, but I do have a suggestion for the mural on Fourth Avenue. It would be historically accurate and it would reflect who we are as a community. The mural should start out on one side showing... [Read more]

Windows At Sal’s Deli A Reflection of Burien’s Past

Windows At Sal’s Deli A Reflection of Burien’s Past

Story and photos by Michael Brunk As you’re out and about in downtown Burien this holiday season, make time to stroll by Sal’s Deli. What you’ll find on the windows stretching across... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Proof That The Art At Burien’s Interim Art Space Is Only Temporary

PHOTOS: Proof That The Art At Burien’s Interim Art Space Is Only Temporary

Driving past Burien’s Interim Art Space Friday afternoon, we noticed something was amiss. No, nobody had cleaned up the chunks of asphalt that everyone complains about, nor had anyone covered up... [Read more]

Mural Created At Last Year’s Strawberry Festival Installed At B/ IAS

Mural Created At Last Year’s Strawberry Festival Installed At B/ IAS

A very large, new mural was installed recently at the Burien Interim Art Space, with some cutting edge graffiti-styled artwork by Sam “Sneke” Swanson and Iosefatu Sua. The piece was originally... [Read more]