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Adult Swim Mural Project will highlight Black artists | Entertainment
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Adult Swim Mural Project will highlight Black artists | Entertainment

Three Black Philadelphia-based artists are going to create original murals across the city as part of the Adult Swim Festival Block Party taking place Aug. 5-7.The three-day event takes place in the Fishtown-section of Philadelphia and will feature more than 15 music and comedy performances.The Adult Swim Mural Project originated in Atlanta, Georgia, in 2020. It was made in conjunction with the local non-profit, Living Walls. The plan was to construct large-scale murals and instruct new artists in the mural-making process. This fulfilled two purposes for the artist: he or she gained experience, and the city now has magnificent artwork that illuminates the c...