Photo by J Spinney
A brick wall is painted with a red cabin, its shape warped. It sits lakeside, pine trees and mountains in the background. Northern lights shine overhead.
Artist(s): Brian Porter

Mural by Brian Porter

Completed: 2023

This mural by Brian Porter (@porter_the_artist) is located at “The Hub,” an outdoor parking lot lined with various murals created for the 2023 Halifax Mural Festival.

This mural, along with every mural at the Hub, is funded by the Downtown Halifax Business Commission’s Gritty to Pretty grant program.

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Where to Find This Mural

Location: 1580 Grafton Street Halifax, NS B3J 2C2 Get Directions

Accessibility: The Hub is located in an unpaved parking lot. The area is relatively flat, but there are lots of hills nearby. Cars are often parked there in the winter.