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Public Art in Gwinnett

"Art is something that makes you breathe with a different kind of happiness." - Anni Albers Take a moment to explore the exceptional public art that is available at your fingertips right here in Gwinnett.

Murals in Gwinnett

Gwinnett has fantastic public art on display for all to see. This is by no means a full list of Gwinnett murals but yo can click here for more murals. Folks love to take pictures with our murals, so take a virtual tour via social media below or check them out yourself in person! 

NORCROSS - "TUMBLEFIELD" AND "GREETINGS FROM NORCROSS"

Two artists, Lauren Pallotta and Jon Graham, transformed Skin Alley in Norcross with their mural, “Tumblefield.” These playful foxes are sure to put a smile on your face. Tumblefield is currently the storefront for Norcross's first brewery appropriately named "Social Fox" Brewing.  Located near 20 Skin Alley, Norcross, GA 30071

Atomic Wash, a Norcross-based digital marketing and branding agency, designed and donated the concept for the "Greetings from Norcross" mural. The design celebrates 8 iconic people and places in the city's history, becoming a piece that is both aesthetically interesting and educational for visitors and residents alike. Located near 7 Jones St NW, Norcross, GA 30071

DULUTH - "THE CHOCOLATE LADY" AND "THE COSMIC TUNNEL"

In downtown Duluth, you'll be greeted by "The Chocolate Lady." She resides on the side of The Chocolaterie (naturally), and depicts some of the beautiful handmade truffles you can find inside the store. Located near 3099 Main St, Duluth, GA 30096

"The Cosmic Tunnel" is an interactive and educational mural that shows the size and spatial relationship between the planets of our solar system, as well as their orbital paths. Located at Bunten Road Park, 3180 Bunten Rd, Duluth, GA 30096

Also located in Duluth is Fanfare (3116 Main St, Duluth, GA 30096), Duluth Identified (located on the Southbound side of Peachtree Industrial Boulevard) and Dream Big (located along Hill Street).

SUGAR HILL - SWEET LIFE

The city of Sugar Hill's mural is calm and serene, just like the city itself. Enjoy the beautiful scene of a sunset. Located near 4988 W Broad St NE, Sugar Hill, GA 30518

SUWANEE - #SUWANEE AND SUWANEE GATEWAY MURAL

Alexandra Sorto, who was 17 at the time, painted the beautiful #Suwanee mural that resides in Suwanee. The giant mural reflects the city’s past and offers a glimpse into its future. Located near intersection of Lawrenceville-Suwanee Road and Buford Highway

Holtkamp Heating & Air created murals on the sides of their new headquarters on Interstate 85 at the Suwanee Gateway. The mural first features Settles Bridge, representing the past and pulling the viewer into the mural. As they traverse the bridge, this metaphorically leads the viewer into the present and the iconic Suwanee City Hall that serves as the center of the community today. A secondary mural on the south-facing side of the building captures the energy and vibrancy of the music, arts, and parks scene in Suwanee. Located at 60 Old Peachtree Rd NE, Suwanee, GA 30024

Gwinnett Murals

Suwanee SculpTour / I Arted in the Car

The City of Suwanee has put together a comprehensive list of public art in the city which can be viewed from the comfort of your own car with I Arted in the Car! If you want to stretch your legs, head to Suwanee Town Center and take a SculpTour of the public art offerings on-site which include several rotating sculptures and a few permanent pieces.

Button Art at Corners Connector Trail in Peachtree Corners

Take a walk through Peachtree Corner’s new multi-use trail system and enjoy some public art along the way. There, you’ll find the first of 6 Button Art sculptures for Peachtree Corners, the first of which is known as “A Bot’s Best Friend” and created by local artist Lance Campbell. Wanna see more buttons? 

Click here for a list of other Button Art throughout Gwinnett. 

Artistic Architecture

The awe-inspiring architecture known as the BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir will drop your jaw as you pass the unexpected structure along Hwy 29. in Lilburn. Hand-carved (yes...you read that right. Hand. Carved.) by volunteers this modern marvel's beauty is unmatched. 

Looking to visit? Be sure to read our Know Before You Go Guide.


Post by Haleigh Staalner

Haleigh is a Suwanee native who now lives in Jefferson with her husband and German Shepherd, Rayna. She loves to listen to True Crime podcasts and binge watch shows on Netflix. Outside of work you'll most likely find her at Costco, the movie theater or lounging in her parents backyard pool.