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. 


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

Julia Baker covers criminal justice for The Daily Memphian. A lifelong Memphian, Julia graduated from the University of Memphis in 2021. Other publications and organizations she has written for include Chalkbeat, Memphis Flyer, Memphis Parent magazine and Memphis magazine.


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