“Abraham Blue” mural news featured in the Peoria Journal Star

Jul 9, 2018 All News

by ankordesign

The Civil War memorial statue next to the Peoria County Courthouse may soon be under the scrutiny of Abraham Lincoln,

wrote Steve Tarter of the Peoria Journal Star on July 1, 2018.

The Lincoln mural is part of the Big Picture street festival set to run on Oct. 13 in Downtown Peoria. Big Picture is an arts initiative with a focus on murals, public art and performance. It’s initiated by local artists Doug and Eileen Leunig.

Read the whole article on the Peoria Journal Star website.


We are looking for more collaborative artists, performance artists, musicians, community leaders, and businesses. Contact us if you want to get involved with one of these ideas or if you have an idea for a collaborative public arts project.