Wall Charades: Chicago

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Logan Square

Greetings from Chicago

Where to find: 2236 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago
Still there? Yes

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Lincoln Park

Pale Pink Wall

Artist:

Anthropologie

Where to find: 1548 N Fremont St, Chicago
Still there? Yes

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Lakeview

"Urbs in Horto" Floral Mural

Where to find: 3637 N Southport Ave, Chicago
Still there? Yes

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Little Village

"With All Our Might" Multicolor Mural

Where to find: 2801 S Ridgeway Ave, Chicago
Still there? Yes

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Loop

Multicolor Brick Wall

Artist:

Unknown

Where to find: 98 E 8th St, Chicago
Still there? Yes

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Noble Square

Bright Pink Wall

Artist:

Nini’s Deli

Where to find: 543 Noble St, Chicago
Still there? No

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Lakeview

Long Room Mural

Artist:

Justus Roe

Where to find: 1600 W Irving Park Rd, Chicago
Still there? Yes

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Humboldt Park

"Birds of Latin America"

Where to find: 2601 W Division St, Chicago
Still there? Yes

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Lakeview

Eye Spy Optical Mural

Where to find: 3350 N Lincoln Ave, Chicago
Still there? Yes

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Bucktown

Yellow and White Wall

Artist:

Unknown

Where to find: 1831 N Western Ave, Chicago
Still there? Yes

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West Loop

Blush Pink Wall

Artist:

Peoria Packing’s Butcher Shop

Where to find: 1300 W Lake St, Chicago
Still there? Yes

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Wicker Park

"Stopping Point" Multicolor Stripe and Clouds Mural

Artist:

The Joe Miller

Where to find: 1811 W North Ave, Chicago
Still there? Yes

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Loop

"The Provacateurs Series" Silver Graphic Characters

Artist:

RETNA

Where to find: 33 E Congress Pkwy, Chicago
Still there? Yes

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Edgewater

Orange, Blue, Green, and Black Graphic Mural

Artist:

Ruben Aguirre

Where to find: 1101 W Granville Ave, Chicago
Still there? Yes

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Lakeview

Tuco & Blondie Mural

Where to find: 3358 N Southport Ave, Chicago
Still there? Yes

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Noble Square

Pink Garage Door

Artist:

Unknown

Where to find: 1668 N Ada St, Chicago
Still there? Yes - although there has been a colorful graphic added to the bottom

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Auburn Park

"Squares Squares Squares"

Artist:

The Joe Miller

Where to find: 7923 N Halstead St, Chicago
Still there? Yes

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West Town

West Town in Bloom

Artist:

Louise “Ouizi” Jones (in collaboration with Chicago Truborn Gallery, West Town Chamber of Commerce, and West Town Bakery and Diner)

Where to find: 1916 W Chicago Ave, Chicago
Still there? Yes

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Chinatown

"All As One" Ping Tom Park Mural

Artist:

Andy Bellomo, Anna Murphy, and Chester Chow

Where to find: 1700 S Wentworth Ave, Chicago
Still there? Yes - since this photo, they have filled-in and completed the mural.

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Bucktown

Yellow Brick Wall

Artist:

Unknown

Where to find: 2141 W Armitage Ave, Chicago
Still there? Yes

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West Town

Blue Wall

Artist:

Unknown

Where to find: 351 N Justine St, Chicago
Still there? Yes

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Little Village

"Triple Heart Bypass" Mural

Where to find: 2944 W 26th St, Chicago
Still there? Yes

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Pilsen

"From Matter to Mind, from Mind to Matter"

Artist:

Ruben Aguirre

Where to find: 960 W 18th St, Chicago
Still there? Yes

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Gold Coast

“You Know What You Should Do” Mural

Artist:

Jeff Zimmerman

Where to find: 1000 N Lake Shore Dr, Chicago (Oak Street Beach)
Still there? Yes

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Pilsen

Pink and White Brick Wall

Where to find: 1855 S Blue Island Ave, Chicago
Still there? Yes

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Little Village

"Temple of Bloom" Mural

Where to find: 3059 S Central Park Ave
Still there? Yes

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Ukrainian Village

"Monument" Ombre Stripes Mural

Artist:

James Jankowiak

Where to find: 1198 N Marshfield Ave, Chicago
Still there? No

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Rogers Park

"Bike--Family" Mural

Artist:

Bruno Big

Where to find: 1401 W Lunt Ave, Chicago
Still there? Yes

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Loop

"Homewould" Black and White Mural

Artist:

Natasha Kohli

Where to find: 1 W Couch Pl, Chicago
Still there? No

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West Town

Black White Stripe Wall

Artist:

Goose Island

Where to find: 1800 W Fulton St, Chicago
Still there? Yes

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West Loop

Leafy Greens Mural

Artist:

Ascend for Eden Chicago

Where to find: 1748 W Lake St, Chicago
Still there? Yes

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Loop

"Listen to Learn" Mural

Artist:

Kirsten McCrea

Where to find: 58 E 11th St, Chicago
Still there? Yes

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West Town

Purple and Fuchsia Brick Wall

Where to find: 635 N Western Ave, Chicago
Still there? No

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Pilsen

Pink, Blue, and Yellow Wall

Where to find: 1927 S Blue Island Ave, Chicago
Still there? Yes, but they have had a recent graffiti issue

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Lincoln Park

Multicolor Stripe Mural

Artist:

New City

Where to find: 1459 N Halstead St, Chicago
Still there? Yes, but the colors are no longer on the sidewalk

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Avondale

"Altered Translation" Ombre Butterfly Mural

Artist:

James Jankowiak

Where to find: 2912 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago
Still there? Yes

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Noble Square

Cheshire Cat Mural

Artist:

Jerkface

Where to find: 1170 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago
Still there? Yes

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West Loop

Drink Up Hydration Mural

Artist:

POSE x WAT-AHH!

Where to find: 169 N Racine Ave, Chicago
Still there? Yes

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Roscoe Village

Pastel Floral Storefront

Artist:

Brett Whitacre for Ki House

Where to find: 2058 W Roscoe St, Chicago
Still there? Yes

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Wicker Park

Colorful Tropical Leaf Mural

Artist:

Urban Belly

Where to find: 1542 N Damen Ave, Chicago
Still there? Yes

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West Loop

Dark Blue Brick Wall

Artist:

Unknown

Where to find: 77 N Peoria St, Chicago
Still there? Yes

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Douglas Park

Lagunitas Brewing Mural

Artist:

Lagunitas Brewing Company Chicago

Where to find: 2607 W 17th St, Chicago
Still there? Yes, and they've filled in the mural with more details

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Pilsen

Multicolor Swirl Curved Wall

Artist:

Victor Reyes

Where to find: W 16th St & Throop St, Chicago
Still there? Yes

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West Loop

Black White Stripe Building

Where to find: 311 N Sangamon St, Chicago
Still there? Yes

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Loop

Lilac Floral Mural

Artist:

1000M Chicago

Where to find: 1000 S Michigan Ave, Chicago
Still there? Yes (as of winter 2020)

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Edgewater

Colorful Geometric Mural

Artist:

Justus Roe

Where to find: 1114 W Bryn Mawr Ave, Chicago
Still there? Yes

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Noble Square

Blue Garage Door

Artist:

Unknown

Where to find: 1686 N Ada St, Chicago
Still there? Yes

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Bucktown

Multicolor Pastel Stripe Mural

Artist:

Unknown

Where to find: 2320 N Damen Ave, Chicago
Still there? Yes

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Avondale

Green, Blue, Yellow Stripe Mural

Artist:

MOMO

Where to find: 2632 W Fletcher St, Chicago
Still there? Yes, and there have been additional details added to the mural

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West Loop

Circular Polka Dot Mural

Artist:

The Joe Miller

Where to find: 123 N Sangamon St, Chicago, IL
Still there? Yes

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Loop

"Listen to Learn" Mural

Artist:

Kirsten McCrea

Where to find: 58 E 11th St, Chicago
Still there? Yes

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River North

Black and White Patterned Mural

Artist:

Bernie’s

Where to find: 660 N Orleans St, Chicago
Still there? Yes, although the sun has faded some of the details

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West Loop

Blue Brick Wall

Artist:

Unknown

Where to find: 1001 W Washington Blvd, Chicago
Still there? Yes

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Loop

"Make Your Own Luck" Motorcycle Mural

Artist:

ASVP

Where to find: 740 S Holden Ct, Chicago
Still there? Yes

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Avondale

Sleeping Village Mural

Where to find: 3734 W Belmont Ave, Chicago
Still there? Yes

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Lakeview

Colorful Geometric Mural

Artist:

Justus Roe

Where to find: 1616 W Fletcher St, Chicago
Still there? Yes

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Uptown

Tropical Flowers 3D Mural

Artist:

Unknown

Where to find: 5021 N Broadway St, Chicago
Still there? Yes

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Loop

Blue and White Water Mural

Where to find: 1 E Balbo Ave, Chicago
Still there? Yes

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Bucktown

Blue Flowers Mural

Artist:

Amuse.126

Where to find: 1684-1782 W Webster Ave, Chicago
Still there? Yes

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Fulton River District

Black White Stripe Mural

Artist:

Carnivale

Where to find: 702 W Fulton Market, Chicago
Still there? Yes

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West Loop

Multicolor Color Block Mural

Artist:

Felipe Pantone

Where to find: 864 W Hubbard St, Chicago
Still there? Yes

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Logan Square

Black, Orange, and Blue Graphic Mural

Artist:

Ruben Aguirre

Where to find: 2037 N St. Louis Ave, Chicago
Still there? Yes

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South Loop

"China Truborn" Floral Mural

Where to find: 1312 Michigan Ave, Chicago
Still there? Yes

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Andersonville

Multicolor Blue Geometric Mural

Artist:

Justus Roe

Where to find: 5625 N Clark St, Chicago
Still there? Yes

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River North

Green, Orange, and White Geometric Mural

Artist:

Unknown

Where to find: 311 W Walton St, Chicago
Still there? Yes

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River North

Pink Flamingo Mural

Artist:

JC Rivera and Andrew Ghrist

Where to find: 601 N Wells St, Chicago
Still there? Yes, and there have been additional details added to the design

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Little Village

Colorful Flowers Mural

Where to find: 2111 S Hamlin Ave, Chicago
Still there? Yes

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Bucktown

Heart Emoji Mural

Artist:

Erica Chin

Where to find: 1820 W Webster Ave, Chicago
Still there? Yes

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See more here, here, and here.

Humboldt Park

Painted Brick Floral Mural

Where to find: 4106-08 W Chicago Ave, Chicago (in the alley)
Still there? Yes

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