Indianapolis, Indiana: Bizarre Murals

Eerie fish of the deep and clumsy robots are just two of these uniquely-themed murals.
Shelby St., Indianapolis, IN
Downtown, in the Fountain Square arts district. On the east side of Shelby St. just north of its intersection with Prospect St.
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Bizarre Murals

There are a series of colorful, bizarre murals in the alleys one-to-three blocks north and east of Fountain Square. They are mostly, but not all, of a science fiction genre, part of a series named "46 for XLVI," sponsored by the Arts Council of Indianapolis. I found them after noticing a small section of one of them as I looked down an alley while walking down the street.

[signmanjoe, 11/06/2015]

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