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St. Pete artist uses technology to turn murals into interactive experience
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St. Pete artist uses technology to turn murals into interactive experience

Artist turns murals into interactive experience Mark Wilson reports ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. - A St. Petersburg artist is using an app to help explain the meaning of his masterpieces.    Jabari Reed-Diop says what makes his artwork unique is the spiritual and personal experiences he paints onto canvas. "I would say like a mixture between spirituality and cartoons is just bridging those two gaps together," Reed-Diop explained. "It was trying to like put onto canvas. Like, what does it feel like to have like an internal battle with like your internal good and your internal negative and the crossing point of that."  The 22-year-old’s art is growing in popularity. He has an art exhibition called "Zebra" at D Gallerie in St. Petersburg this month.  READ ‘I have to do this’: Clearwater artist...