Murals & Public Art
The art scene in Fresno County isn’t limited to galleries, the art scene is thriving throughout Fresno County in the form of murals and more. Take in the flair of Fresno in Downtown Fresno's Mural District. See wall murals abounding with creativity of local artists, as well as various sculptures and public works of art throughout downtown Fresno. Here are a few must-see insta-worthy creations to include in your itinerary:
Fresno Postage Stamp: 1315 Van Ness Ave.
Welcome to Fresno: 746 Broadway St.
Fresno Mosaic: 2820 Tulare St.
Chris Sorensen Art Studio & Gallery: 2223 S. Van Ness Ave.
Downtown Fresno’s Fulton Street is also home to sculptures by renowned artists, such as “The Visit” by Clement Renzi or “Aquarius Ovoid” by George Tsutakawa. The rare Washer Woman sculpture by Pierre-Auguste Renoir is one of six original bronze castings that exist in the world. Other striking public art can be found in downtown Kingsburg. The town’s Swedish heritage is reflected in the murals’ imagery, dala horse statues and water tower resembling a Swedish teapot.