Midtown Fun represents the vibrant atmosphere of the Midtown district of Hattiesburg, a popular place to gather for local food and shopping. Located on Hardy Street across from The University of Southern Mississippi, the box has viewers looking twice at the painted diners to see if they’re real or a work of art.
Shanna Nicole Britt
“Flutterby” An old story tells us the Butterfly was named mistakenly by a little girl trying to call it a Flutterby. This girl full of wonder has the will to call a butterfly any name she pleases because in her world, she is the one who discovers it for the first time.
“Ballet Folklorico” is a collective term for traditional Mexican dances that emphasize local folk culture with ballet characteristics – pointed toes, exaggerated movements, highly choreographed. Each state in Mexico has its own traditional dance. This design represents the state of Jalisco, which has not only one of the most popular dances in Mexico but it […]
Found at the intersection of Highway 49 and Hardy Street, To The Top is located at the gateway to The University of Southern Mississippi. In addition to highlighting iconic imagery associated with Southern Miss, the abstract lines of the work are intended to symbolize people and community, while the leaves communicate growth and creative thinking […]