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Murals in Pilsen

Murals in Pilsen

Chicago’s Pilsen neighborhood is an artist’s canvas. There are countless murals, graffiti, street art, and mosaics waiting to be discovered. This entry will feature only a handful of murals located throughout Pilsen. Murals on the railroad embankment along 16th Street are covered in…

Pilsen

Pilsen

Chicago’s working-class Pilsen neighborhood is named after the city of Plzeň in the Czech Republic. Historically, the area was inhabited by Czech immigrants in the 19th century along with small groups of other Eastern European nationalities who joined them. They…