Sacramento Republic FC is partnering with Wide Open Walls for a second consecutive year to host 'Paint the Park' at Papa Murphy's Park during the August 7th match against Las Vegas Lights FC.
Paint the Park celebrates Sacramento art and brings together local artists to paint their designs at Republic FC's stadium. It continues Republic FC’s history of collaborating with Sacramento artists. For the past four seasons, the club has partnered with David Garibaldi, Raphael Delgado, Maren Conrad and Lin Fei Fei to design exclusive season ticket holder scarves, as well as partnering with emerging artists to design team merchandise.
Ten artists have been selected to paint their designs on wooden panels that will be displayed at Papa Murphy’s Park during Republic FC’s August 7th match.
1. Philip Alstatt - "Drive Home"
2. Mike Kjolhaug - “Protect your Heart”
3. Paige Woolford - “Interritus Oriens”
4. Heather Gorton - “Strength and Perseverance”
5. Shannan O’Rourke - “The Indomitable City”
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6. Richard Jacobo - “Urbs Indomita”
7. Rodrigo Oliva - “Unity”
8. Geoffrey Ernst - “Fight for Every Ball”
9. Ruben Young - “‘URBS INDOMITA’ The Indomitable City”
10. Madelyne Joan Templeton - “No Hesitation”
All the art pieces will be on display throughout Papa Murphy's Park on Aug. 7.
Wide Open Walls is an annual mural festival taking place from August 8 to 18, 2019, bringing artists—local, national and international—to the Sacramento area. This year’s event adds to the region’s already venerable history of mural painting, which has produced over 600 murals over the last 40 years.