Asociación de Mujeres Clara Campoamor “El tren de la libertad” (The Train of Freedom) 2014 C/Almendro The Asociación de Mujeres Clara Campoamor de Orihuela painted this mural in 2014 depicting a train that symbolises the progress to the equality between the sexes and claims at the same time the woman’s right to decide.
Andrés López “Laugh, Child and Drink the Moon when you need to” 2013 C/Almendro This pretty mural by Andrés López was one of the most photographed by the families with small children who climb up the stairs. The mural shows a child going up a ladder and reaching a Moon with the face of Miguel [...]
Lorenzo “Elegy to Miguel Hernández” 2014 C/Tomillo Lorenzo pays tribute to Miguel Hernández and his deep and beautiful poem Elegy to Ramon Sijé. A simple blue background, fig tree branches and leafs, and an open book with a love heart are the elements used by the painter. (In Orihuela, his town and mine, death has [...]
Trigueros; Sher “Por las calles voy recogiendo” (In the Streets I pick up) 2013 Side of Calle Almendro 4 A colourful, upbeat mural showing a car in which two people travel and pick up the pieces of their souls. Written in orange, blue, green and yellow letters are the verses of Songs and Ballads of [...]
Manoli-ita “Me apresaron” (I was apprehended) 2015 C/Almendro Orihuela painter Manoli-ita’s mural reminds us the years that Miguel Hernández spent in prison. She recreates a dark cell, devoid of humanity, with only a pair of shepherd's shoes on the table. Behind is the solitude and sadness of the poet, placed at the back of the [...]