Mural Title: Evolution
 1344 U Street, NW
Artist(s): Luis Peralta with Chinedu Felix Osuchukwu, Marc Bryant
Year: 2008

Luis Peralta

Award winning artist, Luis Del Valle was born in Nicaragua in 1980 and migrated to the U. S. in 1987. He started his artistic education at Bell Multicultural High School and studied at the Corcoran College of Art and Design in Washington, D.C.

At the age of 13 he started painting graffiti murals in the District, Maryland and Virginia. At that time, he began the development of his own style, merging graffiti art with surreal and traditional concepts and techniques in his artworks.

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Contributing Artist(s): Chinedu Felix Osuchukwu and Marc Bryant