murals http://kalw.org en Next on City Visions: Coit Tower, restored http://kalw.org/post/next-city-visions-coit-tower-restored <p>What are the stories behind the newly completed restoration of Coit Tower and its famed murals? Join City Visions host Joseph Pace for a conversation with the architect, conservator and city officials responsible for the $1.7 million project, and for a fresh look at the monument’s artistic, historical and social significance in San Francisco. Call us during the program at 415.841.4134, email us at cityvisions@kalw.org or post a comment here anytime. Monday evening at 7.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Guests:</span></p> Thu, 10 Jul 2014 00:28:45 +0000 City Visions 46348 at http://kalw.org Next on City Visions: Coit Tower, restored The vibrant ‘muralismo’ of San Francisco’s Mission District http://kalw.org/post/vibrant-muralismo-san-francisco-s-mission-district <p>Street art has long been at the heart of San Francisco&rsquo;s Mission District. With its colorful wall murals, it has been called the largest concentration of public painting in the world, embodying culture, passion, and activism. It would be quite a treat if you could see hundreds of the Mission&#39;s murals in one place &ndash; well, now you can.</p> Tue, 24 Jul 2012 00:20:05 +0000 Hana Baba 13960 at http://kalw.org The vibrant ‘muralismo’ of San Francisco’s Mission District