Sequin mural lights up Downtown thoroughfare

By , Daily Memphian Updated: January 09, 2022 1:40 PM CT | Published: December 26, 2021 4:00 AM CT

The piece, entitled “Subterranean River,” stretches 161 feet and 80 feet on each side, featuring symbols that portray the Mississippi River as a passage for commerce. LED lights shine on the shimmering sequins to mimic the movement of water. 

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Kong Wee Pang Jay Crum UrbanArt Commission DMC Downtown Memphis Commission Tylur French Youngblood Studio Taropop Studio Renasant Convention Center St. Jude Downtown Uptown

Julia Baker

Julia Baker covers neighborhoods for The Daily Memphian. A lifelong Memphian, Julia has lived in Midtown, Cordova, Arlington, Raleigh and Parkway Village. She is a graduate of the University of Memphis and has worked for various publications in the city.


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