Past Perfect on Macdonald Avenue

About the Art Site

Artist: John Wehrle
"Past Perfect on MacDonald Avenue"
150 feet long

Commissioned by the City of Richmond Arts & Culture Commission

Depicts a mirror image of the street with a ghost trolley and passengers from 1908 materializing opposite the freeway off ramp, to the amazement of onlookers. Included are portraits of Richmond residents. (Note: John was commissioned by a Neighborhood Council to paintanother mural on the outer walls of the freeway siding where it crossed Carlson Blvd.)

MacDonald Ave. at I-80 Freeway Underpass Mural

Past Perfect Mural

Photo: Bruce Carter