From the Ground Up / Desde Las Raices

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Artist: Directed by Tirso Araiza, designed by True Colors Mural Project students, with Eduardo Pineda. Painting assistance from Juana Alicia, Rob Gibson, Miguel "Bounce" Perez, Nadya Voynovskaya and Community Volunteers.

Location: Basement Atrium of Berkeley City College, 2050 Center Street

City: Berkeley

Date Painted: 2014

Date Photographed: 2017

Photographer: William Newton

Image License: Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 2.0 Generic (CC BY-NC-ND 2.0)

Link to Original Image: https://www.flickr.com/photos/wnewton/38988250181

Description: woman reading book, surrounded by blue swirls. insert circles. man holding palette painting canvass. woman holding baby with child reading book. tree women signing with hands signing L O V E.

Notes: Panel of a much larger mural. Student Artists: Vivian Allen, Dante K. Alnas-Benson, Natalie I. Contreras, Alyn A. Esnel, Angelica M. Foreman, Sara Freeman, Zachary A. Klusty, Bee Marrone, Andrea Melendez, Caitlin Moore, Michelle Munyer, T.A., Luke T. Nemy, Arielle C. Ramanda, Heather S. Reaney, Param Sharma, Shanna M. Strange, Benjamin Triana, Amanda B. Walker, Jan A. Zawislanski.

More details about the project: https://truecolorsmuralproject.wordpress.com/2014/09/02/899/