Roslyn, Washington: Marlon Brando Motorcycle Mural

Full color outdoor mural of Brando in the film, "The Wild One." Painted in 1992 and routinely repainted to keep it fresh and sassy.

Address:
101 W. Dakota Ave., Roslyn, WA
Directions:
Downtown, on the back wall of the Roslyn Theatre. From WA-903/S. 1st St. turn west onto W. Dakota Ave. You'll see the old, wooden building on the right. Park, then walk around to the back.
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Marlon Brando mural.

Marlon Brando Motorcycle Mural

The mural is on the back of the theater in Roslyn.

[Gan Nunnally, 08/15/2020]

Artist Donald O'Connor painted the mural in 1992, during the height of Roslyn's popularity as the fictional TV town of Cicely, Alaska, in the comedy-drama series "Northern Exposure." Modeled on an Andy Warhol silkscreen, the mural was an oblique commentary on the fleeting nature of fame. However, unlike most murals, this one has been routinely repainted to keep it looking good.


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