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Artworks mural added to downtown Kroger building

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The Kroger building in downtown Cincinnati has received a makeover thanks to the artists at Artworks.

The mural was sponsored by Kroger, and was painted on the side of their headquarters on the East Central Parkway facing wall. 

The mural design, created and led by Jonathan Queen, is a visual representation of healthy eating and the abundance of life, and is meant to pay homage to Kroger's roots and dedication to providing fresh produce to its customers.

Queen stated, "This is my first time painting on such a monumental scale and it is an honor to have my design chosen for the corporate headquarters of such an important company… It's exciting to think that this public painting will be on display to the Cincinnati community for decades."

In addition to Queen, two Teaching Artists and twelve student Apprentice Artists helped create the larger-than-life display of fresh fruit and vegetables.

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