Silver Spring: A Celebration of Life


Artist:  Jorge Somarriba
Mural Commissioned by Montgomery County, 2004

This mural was painted by Jorge Somarriba, a Nicaraguan born artist who lives in Gaithersburg.  He immigrated to the United States in 1975 and has taught art at the Norwood School in Bethesda.  The murals are on the side of the WholeFoods store facing Fenton Street and reflect the multicultural diversity of Silver Spring and represents food as a basic building block of community.


Fenton St at WholeFoods
Silver Spring, MD 20910


Public Art in Silver Spring Public Art

Nearby Restaurants & Dining

833 Wayne Ave
112 feet NE
8455-1 Fenton Street
204 feet SE
8512 Fenton St
222 feet NW
8515 Fenton St
231 feet NW
8519 Fenton Street
300 feet NW
900 Wayne Avenue
343 feet S

Nearby Shopping and Services

8505 Fenton St
38 feet SE
833 Wayne Ave
112 feet NE

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801 Ellsworth Dr
653 feet NW
8212 Colonial Ln
0.3 miles SW

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Wayne Ave & Colesville Rd
0.3 miles SW