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Downtown Inc & Ophelia’s Making Agency: Community Mural Creation on Give Local York Day

Apr 26, 2022 | Blog

Led by Ophelia Chambliss and Making Agency, join Downtown Inc and “do your part for Downtown York’s heart” by contributing your artistic passion on a community mural on May 6, Give Local York day. Stop by 21 S. Beaver Street, anytime between 5-7pm to paint a piece of history. The approximately 8×4 foot mural will be installed on a façade in Downtown York.

Making Agency is an organization that provides services for artists and other creatives, that combines creativity, culture, and career as they develop themselves into viable businesses professionals and serves as an economic driver to the downtown area. The desire is to have an artists professional incubator that will allow them to maximize their potential exposure and impact by being a working studio artist downtown.

Come meet us at the corner of career and culture! Read more about Downtown Inc’s Give Local York Campaign here.

Meet the Artist

Ophelia M. Chambliss has been successfully working as a fine artist, for several years. In addition to a number of solo and group exhibitions, she has participated in distinguished juried shows throughout the country, and has a number of large scale, permanent art installations throughout the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.

Her signature painting style realistic cubism, and she paints in both oil and acrylic with a palette is rich in jewel toned colors, but each piece fits a theme or the subject matter.

Ophelia has a BA in Communication from Penn State University and combines her visual communication with verbal and written communication to tell the story behind her work. She has a MA in Communication(s) from Penn State University with an emphasis on critical media discourse analysis.

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