13 Feb '18, 11am

Gigantic murals of local flora sprout on buildings around the world

bring buildings back to nature – and they’re popping up all over the world. Muralist Mona Caron creates these intricate artworks by selecting plants native to each city and teaming up with local and international organizations to bring them to life, while also bringing a variety of social and environmental causes to public attention.

Full article: https://inhabitat.com/gigantic-murals-of-local-flora-spro...

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