My World #75: Interesting Mural

31 May

This facade faces the Chinatown neighborhood.

And this side faces the North Beach (or Little Italy neighborhood).

I cannot avoid snapping at this building which houses some apartments upstairs and a Chinese restaurant downstairs.  I haven’t been to this establishment.  Yelpers are not too kind to it, though.

One time while surfing the net I read one article calling this building the Jazz Building, but I cannot find any other articles that call it Jazz Building.  Anybody else know why the mural and what it is for?

Hoping that you have a lovely Memorial Day weekend.



Posted by on May 31, 2010 in Uncategorized


15 responses to “My World #75: Interesting Mural

  1. Carver

    May 31, 2010 at 11:12 pm

    That is such a cool mural. I love the way it shows the man playing piano. I hope you had a happy memorial day weekend and a great week ahead.

  2. Rajesh

    June 1, 2010 at 12:58 am

    Beautiful shots. It is very unique and interesting mural.

  3. Sylvia Kirkwood

    June 1, 2010 at 1:04 am

    I love it! What a great mural and so colorful, different and interesting! Hope you’ve had a good Memorial Day weekend and wishing you a good week ahead!


  4. J Bar

    June 1, 2010 at 1:53 am

    Great mural.

  5. docgelo

    June 1, 2010 at 2:41 am

    this is fantastic mural; really fascinating!

  6. Fishing Guy

    June 1, 2010 at 3:08 am

    Ewok: Those are truly wonderful murals.

  7. luna miranda

    June 1, 2010 at 3:56 am

    a vibrant mural, especially the 2nd one.

  8. Indrani

    June 1, 2010 at 4:18 am

    Interesting facade, very unique.

  9. magiceye

    June 1, 2010 at 4:23 am

    a lovely mural indeed!

  10. Sara Chapman in Seattle, USA

    June 1, 2010 at 5:05 am

    I have seen this jazz mural from when I used to live in the area and always wondered about it myself. Quite a project!

  11. ladyfi

    June 1, 2010 at 7:31 am

    Interesting building!

  12. Wolynski

    June 1, 2010 at 8:16 am

    Love that mural – hard to believe it’s the same building.

  13. Rob Inukshuk

    June 1, 2010 at 9:21 am

    What fun. Adds some colour and interest to the neighbourhood for sure.

  14. Carolyn on Haida Gwaii

    June 2, 2010 at 1:01 am

    The side facing Chinatown could almost be painted on with the quality of your photography. This for sharing this beautiful building with us.

  15. bw

    June 3, 2010 at 12:49 pm

    very beautiful and artistic mural !


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