25th Anniversary Commemorative Mural
A Celebration of the Alice Aycock Poe Center for Health Education
25th Anniversary Commemorative Mural painted and presented by NC artist Nicholas Bragg
2016 marked the Poe Center’s 25th Anniversary. To commemorate this milestone, North Carolina artist Nicholas Bragg created a one-of-a-kind mural which captures Poe’s past, present, and future within the context of world history. Measuring 12×5 feet, the commemorative mural, entitled “A Celebration of the Alice Aycock Poe Center for Health Education,” consists of 63 symbols representing 5000 years of history. Located just inside the front doors of the Poe Center, the mural welcomes all visitors to the Poe Center.
Click on the numbered hotspots to learn more about each symbol and the artist’s interpretation.
Learn more about the artist and mural:
- Artist Nicholas Bragg: Bio and other works
- Painting the Past, Present and Future of Health Education
- Interview with the artist
- Walter Magazine – Spotlight: Splash of color – September 30, 2016
- Winston-Salem Journal – Art Briefs: Bragg creates mural for Poe – September 11, 2016