San Jose Airport + Millard Sheets mural

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San Jose Airport + Millard Sheets mural

Postby nichols » Fri Jun 18, 2010 9:34 am

DAILY BULLETIN


Millard Sheets historic mural set to be knocked down

Last painted mural by legendary Claremont area artist threatened
By Joe Rodriguez, San Jose Mercury News
Created: 06/16/2010 07:04:04 PM PDT
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SAN JOSE - When the wrecking ball demolishes old Terminal C at Norman Mineta San Jose International Airport next month, a sweeping mural of the area's history will likely go down, too, as surely as strawberries and orchards gave way to microchips and high-tech campuses.

"We've done due diligence in trying to save it," said Mary Rubin, a manager with San Jose's Public Art Program. "We were confounded at every turn."...

http://www.dailybulletin.com/ci_15312939

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Postby khummer » Sat Jul 10, 2010 5:52 pm

wow! it is all I can say. Thank you for posting this. It made my day.
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Postby egads » Sat Jul 10, 2010 5:53 pm

It came off in Sheets!


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