Gorilla Art Decorates Houston Streets

by Bill Davenport February 7, 2015

ronen gorillaThe Houston Zoo has commissioned four prominent Houston Street artists to paint gorilla-themed murals on inner loop building to promote its new 2-acre gorilla environment, set to open on Memorial Day.

The murals are going up now, and will last six months.

Mr. D is painting one  at 2119 Washington Ave; Anat Ronen at Richards Antiques, 3701 Main St (shown beginning at left); Michael Rodriguez, at Buffalo Exchange 2439 Bissonnet; and GONZO247, of aerosol warfare’s mural will be at the Downtown Food Park 1311 Leeland.



GONZO247 February 9, 2015 - 13:59

thanks for the love! We are all very excited! A location change for Michael Rodriguez has happened TBD and announced soon. Add Nicky Davis to the mix of mural artists! His location also to be released soon! Cheers!

Kris February 9, 2015 - 16:25

Awesome move Houston! Can’t wait to see these!!!!

Que? February 10, 2015 - 19:45

The term “gorilla” doesn’t seem to apply here


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