Translation of wall painting in Spanish:

wall painting

mural, n.


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    mural masculine
    • Echoes of Art Nouveau, bandes dessines and Japanese anime could be found in the drawings and wall painting of Haluk Akakce, a young New York-based Turkish artist.
    • Publications focusing on architectural stenciling emphasize itinerant male artisans and give little credence to the possibility that women might have done their own decorative wall painting.
    • Subtitled ‘An interpretation of the chronicle of Fray Gaspar de Carvajal,’ this ensemble of sculptures, drawings and a wall painting examined the first European expedition to navigate the Amazon.
    • Various shabby blocks are uplifted by such sweet details as a flowering red mimosa tree, a blue lawn umbrella with yellow table and a happily crude, starburst wall painting of a battery and alternator.
    • Lorenzo Pace's installation - involving a wall painting, a children's book, and a white picket fence and stuffed animals on the floor - extends a family history back to slavery and Reconstruction.
    • Renovations at St Cadoc's church in south Wales have uncovered a medieval wall painting thought to have been covered up since the Reformation.
    • A new wall painting by Richard Long and Monet's Waterlilies gaze at each other balefully and the visitor just whizzes through.
    • The pictorial art of fresco or wall painting is a phenomenon of the Second Palace period both on Crete and in the Cyclades, though plain red and geometric plaster patterns are known much earlier.
    • The main inspiration for the Colton mural is drawn from the wall painting from Pharaoh Horemheb's tomb.
    • His four-panel wall painting, Aspects of Negro Life, which explores the history of African-Americans from early origins into the early 1930s, is the focus of this small exhibition.
    • There are, as always, minor points of debate, such as the interpretation of a Cretan wall painting, which depicts friars burning in hell, as hostile to the Catholic conquerors of the island.
    • Takano's Universe Dream, a site-specific wall painting, featured her recognizable variations on self-portraits welcoming visitors at the entrance to the museum galleries.
    • A wall painting, Arca de Noe 2, is a portrait of a city (it could be Japanese) that centers on a big canal lock in which a trash barge floats.
    • Because frescoes in Venice deteriorate rapidly, the sections on wall painting leave a particularly deep impression on the reader.
    • The use of the symbol may be different from its use in a Chinese wall painting, but the features of the icon are unchanged.
    • This, in turn, was based on a now lost Roman wall painting discovered in 1668 in the Baths of Titus.
    • One of the earliest records of a flower pot is found in an ancient Egyptian wall painting from 1500 BC, showing the return of the first recorded plant-hunting expedition that brought back myrrh-bearing incense trees.
    • ‘Optophone’ is a wall painting of warped concentric circles and diamonds, which is reflected in ‘Liberty Domes’ directly opposite it.
    • Anyway I burst in on the restaurant in a hurry to check out the wall painting.
    • Underneath it, on the bottom half of the wall was the first wall painting I had done.