Pacific Northwest Legends : A Natural History ;  Spokane, WA

In the fall of 2015, Will Bow assisted Justin Gibbens in completing a mural project for the City of Spokane. Located under the BNSF Tunnel on Post Street, this project was funded through the Spokane Arts Commission. Gibbens' 8-panel mural concept showcases historical and contemporary cryptids that inhabit the collective imagination of the Pacific Northwest. Each panel measures 7 x 17 feet.  

Proposal Design Concepts
Proposal Design Concepts

2015, ink on paper, 18 x 12 inches

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Pacific Northwest Legends...
Pacific Northwest Legends...

2015, exterior latex paint on cement wall, installation view

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Pacific Northwest Legends...
Pacific Northwest Legends...

2015, exterior latex paint on cement wall, installation view

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Work in Progress: Ogopogo
Work in Progress: Ogopogo

2015, exterior latex paint on cement wall, 7 x 17 feet

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Work in Progress: Sasquatch
Work in Progress: Sasquatch

2015, exterior latex paint on cement wall, 7 x 17 feet

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Thunderbird
Thunderbird

2015, exterior latex paint on cement wall, 7 x 17 feet

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Skin-walker
Skin-walker

2015, exterior latex paint on cement wall, 7 x 17 feet

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Skin-walker
Skin-walker

detail

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Tree Octopus
Tree Octopus

2015, exterior latex paint on cement wall, 7 x 17 feet

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Pacific Merman
Pacific Merman

2015, exterior latex paint on cement wall, 7 x 17 feet

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Ogopogo
Ogopogo

2015, exterior latex paint on cement wall, 7 x 17 feet

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Jackalope
Jackalope

2015, exterior latex paint on cement wall, 7 x 17 feet

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Cosmic Jackalope
Cosmic Jackalope

detail (tasteful graffiti)

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Sasquatch
Sasquatch

2015, exterior latex paint on cement wall, 7 x 17 feet

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Ozwald
Ozwald

2015, exterior latex paint on cement wall, 7 x 17 feet

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Pacific Northwest Legends...
Pacific Northwest Legends...

2015, exterior latex paint on cement wall, installation view

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Sasquatch
Sasquatch

2015, exterior latex paint on cement wall, installation view

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Commemorative Plaque
Commemorative Plaque
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