A Brushstroke of Discovery

About

Artist Narcissus Quagliata was given the commission to execute the 170 foot exterior mural for the Discovery Communications Headquarters Building.  A vibrant silkscreen on enamel overlaying steel, the mural is a highly figurative, monumental work that invites the viewer to reflect the variety of its forms, the history of our very planet, and on the uniqueness of life itself.

Commissioned by Discovery Communications in 2002.

Address

8500 Colesville Rd
Discovery Communications
Silver Spring, MD 20910

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8517 Colesville Road
179 feet NW
8402 Georgia Avenue Silver Spring
245 feet N
8507 Colesville Rd
387 feet W
1201 Fidler Ln
447 feet NW
8407 Ramsey Ave
469 feet S
8701 Ramsey Ave
491 feet NW

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8455 Colesville Rd
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206 feet NW
8600 Georgia Ave
259 feet NE

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8212 Colonial Ln
0.2 miles SE
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0.3 miles NE

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Wayne Ave & Colesville Rd
585 feet SW