Mona Lisa

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PHOTO GALLERY

Artist: Stefano Castronovo (http://www.heistgallery.com/artist-profile/stefano-castronovo)

Date: 1984

Location: Mona's Restaurant, outside wall

Collection: Public Art

Artwork Type: Mural

Material: Paint

Description: A portrait of Mona Lisa adorns the exterior of Mona's Restaurant. The restaurant is named after the mural, painted by New York artist Stefano Castronovo, when the space was an art gallery. The artist gained distinction in the '80s for his controversial street paintings in New York of a red-eyed Mona Lisa and another with a burning cross.