Friday, January 20, 2017

Long Retarded Destruction hits Midtown: The End of Mental Health Muralism on Main



Wall art goes down together with the walls at former Mental Health and Mental Retardation Facility in Midtown located between Main and Fannin at Drew (North) and Tuam (South). 







BITING THE DUST -- AND DEBRIS 



Midtown block a scene of destruction - HCC Admin Building in the Distance 

Heavy Cherries behind the fence 

Pile of pipes 



Myrtle B. Fonteno Building reduced to rubble - HCC Admin Building in the distance


Spraycan God  on Fannin still intact, for now 

View of Midtown demolition site across the Metro light rail tracks on Main 
Scene of tree-lined destruction site in Midtown across the tracks from Midtown Superblock
/ Midtown (not yet completed) Park 
Also see --> Last look at the murals in Midtown prior to demolition of Myrtle B. Fonteno Building 

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