Urban art is alive and well in Wichita. Our art takes many forms, but none illustrates our local personality better than the murals decorating the city’s core. From positive messages to civic pride, the vibrant paintings enliven our neighborhoods and engage the community in an appreciation for art. Check out the photo gallery below where you can find some of the city’s most photogenic murals, many added during art festivals like Avenue Art Days in the Douglas Design District and Summer Mural Jam in the North End.
Dozens of artists are responsible for the amazing artwork throughout the city. From art collectives to individual creators, each bring their own style and skills to the streets of Wichita. Learn more about several of Wichita’s talented artists and their work through the Avenue Art Days Mural Map app or through the Avenue Art Days website.
You can create a fun day in the city by taking a Wichita murals self-guided tour; check out the map below. You can also see several murals on the north side of town, including the largest mural in the world painted by a single artist near 21st and Broadway, and other public art installations in Wichita you shouldn’t miss.
Wichita has other forms of urban art displayed throughout the city including bronze sculptures and the Keepers on Parade. See how many of each you can find while you’re in town!