Muralist donates to VA Medical Center

By: Suzanne Nogami Email
By: Suzanne Nogami Email

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (KKCO) - Visitors at the VA Medical Center are enjoying new art work today, as a month long mural is finally complete.

Local muralist, Lee Bowerman, and Dana Martindale donated their time and efforts to complete a 40 foot long mural in the VA Center's cafeteria.

The piece is dedicated to America's military, and honors veterans, like themselves, in Grand Junction.

"To hit the highlights, we wanted to make sure that World War II, Korea, Vietnam, and the current conflicts that we're involved in are all depicted with the appropriate equipment, uniforms and people involved," said Lee Bowerman, a local muralist.

You might recognize the work; Bowerman has dozens of murals throughout the Valley and 30 in the VA Medical Center.


KKCO firmly believes in freedom of speech for all and we are happy to provide this forum for the community to share opinions and facts. We ask that commenters keep it clean, keep it truthful, stay on topic and be responsible. Comments left here do not necessarily represent the viewpoint of KKCO 11News.

powered by Disqus
KKCO NBC 11 News 2531 Blichmann Avenue Grand Junction, CO 81505 Station Phone: 970.243.1111 Business Fax: 970.243.1770 Newsroom Fax: 970.245.3793 News Tip & Contest Line: 970.255.8477
Gray Television, Inc. - Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 189939051