“Crowd Painting, Patrons” by Emily Grenader.

Open Walls Project replaces billboard ads with high-end art

Art San Diego’s Ann Berchtold wants more opportunities for artists, architects and designers to play on the ‘urban canvas’

By Kinsee Morlan for the San Diego CityBeat on October 6, 2014

Among those selected from that group were artists Einar and Jamex de la Torre, Matt Forderer, Raul Guerrero, Cesar Vasquez, Anna Stump, Victor Payan and Perry Vasquez...The first piece will go up Oct. 14 on a billboard at Interstate 5 and Sycamore Street near the San Ysidro border, and more will soon follow...

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Raul Guerrero
UC San Diego Department of Visual Arts

Perry Vasquez
UC San Diego Visual Arts MFA Alumnus

Emily Grenader
UC San Diego Visual Arts MFA Alumnus

Image courtesy of Artist Emily Grenader and the San Diego CityBeat.

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