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The Creative Crosswalks project is a partnership initiative by the Glendale Library, Arts & Culture (Library), Glendale Arts and Culture Commission (ACC) and the Public Works (PW) Department. The project puts murals on crosswalks and intersections throughout various locations in the City of Glendale. The goal of these murals is to incorporate civic art into daily life.


Jewel City Rug

Broadway and Galleria Way

Artist: Arpine Shakhbandaryan

Jewel City Rug is designed in the style of a traditional Armenian rug with patterns inspired by the City of Glendale. Peacock feathers are transformed into a geometric triangle border on the edges of the rug. The central walkway design includes the City of Glendale hibiscus and jacaranda tree flowers.



Chemical Stain

Broadway and Columbus Ave

Artist: APLAB

Chemical Stain is inspired by the bonding of chemicals and elements seen throughout our natural world. In science these bonds are utilized to create understandable depictions of the beautiful structures that life provide us.


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