Monterey Bay Aquarium Mural – Monterey CA

Description

This 9′ x 14’3″ oil on canvas mural “Net Menders” by Jim Fitzgerald was painted with funding from the WPA Federal Art Project. It was originally installed at North High School. It now hangs on the wall behind the bar in the Portola Restaurant inside the Monterey Bay Aquarium.

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www.james-fitzgerald.org


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Location Info


886 Cannery Row
Monterey, CA 93940

Location notes: Portola Restaurant; wall behind bar

Coordinates: 36.617802, -121.901749

One comment on “Monterey Bay Aquarium Mural – Monterey CA

  1. Kat Morgan

    Pretty sure this is gone or is at least not visible. I asked staff about it in June 2021 and they said it’s not there.

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