Mural art has grown in the Salt Lake City area, as in most places, from the outlaw work of graffiti taggers to a legitimate art form encouraged by business and civic leaders.
I talked to artists and officials about the proliferation of murals in Salt Lake City and its suburbs. But the real fun was when I tracked down and photographed dozens of murals, and — with the help of the Tribune’s Christopher Cherrington and Christopher Samuels — compiled them into an interactive map so people can locate them easily.
We’re asking for contributions from readers to add to the map. Read the article to find out how you can help.