Social Justice Mural Bike Tour

Join other bicyclists for a survey of more than a dozen murals addressing a variety of social issues. We’ll look at the art, the politics and the neighborhood issues, and we’ll examine public art organizing techniques, stories from your favorite murals, and the complex issues of expressing justice themes through art.

We’ll cover easy territory from the Mission District to the Castro with no steep hills.

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Thinkwalks Social Justice Mural Bike Ride

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Join other bicyclists for a survey of more than a dozen murals addressing a variety of social issues. We’ll look at the art, the politics and the neighborhood issues, and we’ll examine public art organizing techniques, stories from your favorite murals, and the complex issues of expressing justice themes through art. Meet at Mona Caron’s […]

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Public Art Bike Tour to Benefit Spokeland

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One of the murals viewed during WOBOs mural ride. Photo: WOBO/Meryl Klein

Eyes on the Street: WOBO’s Mural Ride

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Last Sunday morning, Walk Oakland Bike Oakland (WOBO) held its annual The Wheels + Walls Mural Ride, which took cyclists on a tour of West Oakland’s iconic wall art. From the WOBO Facebook page: WOBO Weekends is a monthly walk and ride series that gets you moving and discovering the awesome amenities, history, and hidden gems […]