by Rashad Alexander / Block Club Chicago / August 30, 2023
The mural by Christophe Gausparro and Jeff Zimmermann aims to draw attention to the senior center and honor those who use the building.
RAVENSWOOD — When people walk near Lawrence and Damen avenues, neighbors may spy the CVS on the northwest corner or Budacki’s restaurant across the intersection.
But right nearby is the Northeast Levy Senior Center, 2019 W. Lawrence Ave., which officially is getting a new makeover to honor those who occupy the building.
A new mural shows faces of seniors who were photographed and had their faces digitally abstracted and painted on the wall. The mural also features the different activities that take place in the residency, ranging from mahjong to karaoke. Read more HERE