The mural, which features a striking female figure surrounded by bold messages such as “Speak your truth” was created by collaborating artists Kirsty Whiten, of Fife, and The Fandangoe Kid, the moniker of London-based Annie Nicholson.
The mural seeks to prompt conversations around trauma across all demographics within the public sphere.
The painting, created in 2019, was facilitated by Open/Close Dundee and funded through crowdfunding.
10) William Gardiner mural, Overgate Shopping Centre
In William Gardiner Square, behind the Overgate Shopping Centre in the city cetnre, you can find a stunning mural dedicated to the garden’s namesake.
William Gardiner was a famous poet, author and botanist born in Dundee in 1809.
The artwork, funded by the Overgate and organised by Open/Close Dundee, was created by Scottish photo-realistic spray artist Robert McNamara.
The artist, who took one week to complete the work in September 2019, took inspiration from some of Gardiner’s old books, letters and poems.
11) Generator Projects mural, Perth Road
Another beautiful mural worth visiting is situated outside arts organisation Generator Project on Perth Road in the West End of Dundee.
The painting, commissioned by the group, stands as a beacon of happiness and joy.
According to the group, it is also a symbol for how people interact and nurture our community through care and respect.
Artist Giorgos Asvestas completed the mural in December 2023.