The Women’s Building in the Mission District of San Francisco is a community center whose facade is covered by a mural designed and painted by Juana Alicia, Miranda Bergman, Edythe Boone, Susan Kelk Cervantes, Meera Desai, Yvonne Littleton and Irene Perez. It’s a multicultural homage to iconic women and women’s history, and its scale is incredible.
I really appreciated the mix of flesh tones with stucco tones, and the intricate patterns of the mural with the repetition of the facade’s architectural elements:
Here, the mural has its own meta moment:
Even from a distance, you can see that the mural is impactful: