Multicultural Mural

The Multicultural Mural is a cultural education and outreach project of the Moab Valley Multicultural Center (MVMC). It is the result of a collaborative community project designed to create an outdoor diversity classroom for people of all ages, languages and abilities.

 The Multicultural Mural was created by 10 local artists and countless community volunteers, thanks to the financial support of several generous sponsors and grants. The MVMC is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit and has been serving the community since 2007.

We invite you to learn about the featured change leaders and hope you will be inspired by their peaceful advocacy and activism!

 Audio Tour

Click below to hear the audio tour segment that corresponds to each panel.

Cesar Chavez

Mahatma Gandhi

Jane Goodall

Painted by Nara Bopp-Williams and Mandy Turner

Chief Standing Bear

Painted by Jon Gottschalk

Malala Yousafzai

Painted by Alina Murdock

Maya Angelou

Painted by Sara Amarie

Nelson Mandela

Painted by Sarah Stock

Eleanor Roosevelt

Painted by Peter Apicella

Harvey Milk

Painted by Serah Mead


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The Moab Valley Multicultural Center (MVMC) was able to recruit nine local artists who each painted a panel depicting a peaceful change leader. The list of leaders is as follows, including the artist who painted him/her:

  • Cesar Chavez, Margie Lopez-Read
  • Mahatma Gandhi, Dailey Harren
  • Jane Goodall, Nara Bopp-Williams
  • Chief Standing Bear, Jon Gottschalk
  • Malala Yousafzai, Alina Murdock
  • Maya Angelou, Sara Amarie
  • Nelson Mandela, Sarah Stock
  • Eleanor Roosevelt, Peter Apicella
  • Harvey Milk, Serah Mead

We believe all of these individuals have made positive contributions to society based on the great accomplishments they have brought to life in their communities and beyond.



Multicultural Mural Sponsors


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