Tim Kiser's photos with the mural

Mural idea for near a door.

Mural idea for near a door.
No angry person would be able to enter through the door without first having their anger mocked by the artwork.

The fence is a real fence. Crazy!

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In downtown Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, on July 16th, 2016, off the south side of Q…
Added on November 10, 2016

Was the perfect bldg for this.

Was the perfect bldg for this.
Be to your work as an osprey is to fish. Ah the look of surprise, on the fish's face, as an osprey plucks it from the water.

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In downtown Owensboro, Kentucky, on January 3rd, 2016, off the south side of West Veterans Boulevard, be…
Added on September 13, 2016

CITY OWENSBORO Ohio River tooting steamboat and fireworks on a cinderblock wall. No of.

CITY OWENSBORO Ohio River tooting steamboat and fireworks on a cinderblock wall. No of.
In downtown Owensboro, Kentucky, on January 3rd, 2016, at the southwest corner of Frederica Street and West 2nd Street.

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Library of Congress classification ideas:
ND2605 Mural painting and decoration, American.
N8217.B55 Steamboat…
Added on September 12, 2016

Nostalgia of these benches' cinderblocks mural of 70s-80s movies.

Nostalgia of these benches' cinderblocks mural of 70s-80s movies.
Read the title aloud now: "Nostalgia of these benches' cinderblocks mural of 70s-80s movies."

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In downtown Hastings, Michigan, on October 11th, 2014, outside the "Hastings 4" movie theater owned by Goodrich Quality Theaters, at th…
Added on September 12, 2016

An expanse of an alternately dusty/muddy condition in the heart of town.

An expanse of an alternately dusty/muddy condition in the heart of town.
Indeed when I think of Lafayette Louisiana I think of "gravel parking lots in the central business district!", way sooner than I think of cypress swamps or violin music.

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In downtown Lafayette, Louisiana, on July 11th, 2014, on th…
Added on April 13, 2016

Parking ramp windows.

Parking ramp windows.
I whispered, "Somebody cares," and I got a lump in my throat and my eyes watered.

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In Atlantic City, New Jersey, on May 2nd, 2015, a view from the west side of Kentucky Avenue between Pacific Avenue and the Boardwalk.

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Added on January 25, 2016

Diagonal stripes of fire escape sunlight at a river in the mountains with chewing gum.

Diagonal stripes of fire escape sunlight at a river in the mountains with chewing gum.
In San Francisco on July 3rd, 2015, on the north side of 23rd Street, east of Mission Street.

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Library of Congress classification ideas:
ND2605 Mural painting and decoration, American.
N8213 Rivers in art.
N8213 Mountains in art.…
Added on January  7, 2016

Creative freedom of blue-orange "ART" doorway of shape of building, and 3 picnickers.

Creative freedom of blue-orange "ART" doorway of shape of building, and 3 picnickers.
Can I maybe start to see where some kind of a slanty-roofed section became old & useless & was at last detached & disposed of?, or is that an optical illusion. I love the idea of a picnic in the grass, way away from exhaust fumes and parking lots.

When…
Added on September 21, 2010

Don't let your peace of mind store happen to you!

Don't let your peace of mind store happen to you!
The illustration of the burglarisation aftermath is a blowup & colourisation of a small black-&-white clipart that I remember seeing in sixteenth-of-a-page advertisements in the back pages of popular mags in the 1960s.

The FREE ESTIMATE sunburst is a b…
Added on April 21, 2012

Remembering back upon a long-ago time, when the city of Fairmont, West Virginia, was trying to remember back upon its musical heritage of a longer-ago time.

Remembering back upon a long-ago time, when the city of Fairmont, West Virginia, was trying to remember back upon its musical heritage of a longer-ago time.
I was the head of Fairmont's Tourism and Economic Development Authority at the time this mural was painted, so I cry and feel sad that our efforts never amounted to anything lasting. Think of piano keys smeared with blood and pus and mold.

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Added on May 30, 2015

We cannot afford a fountain!

We cannot afford a fountain!
And we do not want clearly-defined boundaries for our flowerbed, which is vaguely circle-shaped.

The Topiary Spheres shed their leaves in mute horror as they look upon the scene.

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In Fort Wayne, Indiana, on September 7th, 2014, a…
Added on December 30, 2014

Favorite tire, highly roly.

Favorite tire, highly roly.
In downtown Joliet, Illinois, on August 31st, 2014, outside "The Winner's Circle" auto parts store on the west side of North Scott Street, south of West Webster Street.

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Library of Congress classification ideas:
N8261.W46 Wheels i…
Added on December 21, 2014

2 bldgs.

2 bldgs.
In downtown Galveston, Texas, on July 15th, 2014, on the west side of 22nd Street (a/k/a Kempner Street) between Avenue E (a/k/a Postoffice Street) and Avenue F (a/k/a Church Street).

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Library of Congress classification ideas:
ND2…
Added on October 14, 2014

Wonderful traffic cone art.

Wonderful traffic cone art.
I doubt that there are people who have ever explicitly disliked this, but if there are then those people are on the wrong side of history, because this is where things are headed.

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In Louisville, Kentucky, on March 7th, 2014, on t…
Added on July 15, 2014

Sticks of gum ad of wall.

Sticks of gum ad of wall.
Here was an appeal to the tastebuds and brains of gumchewers.

The words "BUY TICKETS" are faintly visible above the CAMANCHE DISPOSAL dumpster.

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In downtown Clinton, Iowa, on December 29th, 2011, off the north side of 6th Avenue…
Added on July  2, 2014

We all of us have got waiting within us: birds' heads in our thumbs and wings in our fingers.

We all of us have got waiting within us: birds' heads in our thumbs and wings in our fingers.
This was painted by the California artist Henry Lipkis in 2013, on the Joan E. Thomas, M.D. Campus of The Center for Women and Families.

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In Louisville, Kentucky, on March 6th, 2014, on the east side of South 2nd Street (Kentucky…
Added on July 16, 2014

It says "Owls," not "Owly."

It says "Owls," not "Owly."
She is green, and spreads her wings to reveal her secret shame: a high school and football field where her bosom and abdomen are supposed to be.

This photo is from the summer of '10, and Big Creek High School had closed forever only two months prior, its…
Added on April  8, 2014

A dirtyfaced toddler struggles two-handedly to drink from a tall glass bottle of RC while its mom makes a layaway payment at Monkey Wards.

A dirtyfaced toddler struggles two-handedly to drink from a tall glass bottle of RC while its mom makes a layaway payment at Monkey Wards.
Even if the child grows up to be a horrible person, it's still a happy memory of a happy story from a happy time.

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In downtown Iaeger, West Virginia, on July 23rd, 2010, on the south side of Center Street.

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Added on April  9, 2014