Murals come and murals go. It’s as simple as that. On Dec. 13, 2016, Berkeleyside published a story about murals that, one way or another, we lost in 2016. Here we feature murals that appeared in 2016 or early in 2017.
In October, a new mural started to take shape at Food Town Market at Sacramento and Prince. By November it was done, and the mural had spread around the corner on Sacramento north to 3041 Sacramento.
Since 1978, the “Song of Unity” mural has stood outside La Peña Cultural Center on Shattuck Avenue. This year, it has new features: