mural-boxes

Auntie Mame Series

These mural boxes display works of art from Ottawa artists. Some include historical or factoid information associated with its location, click on the caption to jump to the Rideau Lore. The mural boxes are part of the Downtown Rideau Culture Walk Tour.

This is a commemorative exhibit celebrating Canada’s sesquicentennial 150th birthday in 2017 produced by the Downtown Rideau Business Improvement Area (B.I.A.) as part of its public art program in partnership with the City of Ottawa.

The inaugural series, entitled “Auntie Mame,” is a collection of digital collages based on the spirit of the 1958 film of the same name.

Artist for entire series: Drew Mandigo

More of Drew’s work can be found at:

http://drewmandigo.blogspot.ca and http://drewmandigoportfolio.blogspot.ca

Media Release: EN   FR


Box 1, Auntie Mame 40

Rideau St @ Dalhousie St – SW Corner (Near Flybar) | Artist: Drew Mandigo

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Box 2, Auntie Mame 52

Rideau St @ Dalhousie St – NW Corner (Near Rio Spa) | Artist: Drew Mandigo

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In 1923 on this site… Rideau Lore
In 1864 on this site… Rideau Lore
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Box 3, Auntie Mame 34

Rideau St @ Dalhousie St – SW Corner (Near Flybar) | Artist: Drew Mandigo
Rideau @ Dalhousie - SW Corner (Near Flybar)
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Box 4, Auntie Mame 13

Rideau St @ Waller St – SE Corner (Near Starbucks) | Artist: Drew Mandigo
Rideau @ Waller - SE Corner (Near Starbucks)
In 1869 on this site… Rideau Lore
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Box 5, Auntie Mame Green

Rideau St @ Waller St – NE Corner (Near the Beer Store) | Artist: Drew Mandigo
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Box 6, Auntie Mame Blue

Rideau St @ Cumberland St – SW Corner (Near National Bank) | Artist: Drew Mandigo
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Box 7, Auntie Mame 26

Rideau St @ Cumberland St– NW Corner (Near Hakim Optical) | Artist: Drew Mandigo
Rideau @ Cumberland - NW Corner (Near Hakim Optical)
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Box 8, Auntie Mame 56

Besserer St @ Dalhousie St – SE Corner (Near Les Suites) | Artist: Drew Mandigo
Besserer @ Dalhousie - SE Corner (Near Les Suites)
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Box 9, Auntie Mame Pink

Rideau @ King Edward – SW Corner (Near U of Ottawa Residence) | Artist: Drew Mandigo
Rideau @ King Edward - SW Corner (Near U of Ottawa Residence)
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Box 10, Auntie Mame Yellow

Besserer St @ King Edward Ave – NW Corner (Near Ottawa Little Theatre) | Artist: Drew Mandigo
Besserer @ King Edward - NW Corner (Near Ottawa Little Theatre)
In 1913 on this site… Rideau Lore
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Box 11, Auntie Mame Light Blue

Besserer St @ Nicholas St – NE Corner (Near Downtown Rideau) | Artist: Drew Mandigo
Besserer @ Nicholas - NE Corner (Near Downtown Rideau)
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Box 12, Auntie Mame 14

Besserer @ Waller – SE Corner (Near Ottawa Mission) | Artist: Drew Mandigo
Besserer @ Waller - SE Corner (Near Ottawa Mission)
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Box 13, Auntie Mame 4

Besserer St @ Waller St – NE Corner (Near Condo Buildings) | Artist: Drew Mandigo
Besserer @ Waller - NE Corner (Near Condo Buildings)
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Box 14, Auntie Mame Purple

Besserer St @ Cumberland St – NW Corner (Near Condo Buildings) | Artist: Drew Mandigo
Besserer @ Cumberland - NW Corner (Near Condo Buildings)
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Box 15, Auntie Mame Orange

Besserer St @ Cumberland St – NW Corner (Near Condo Buildings) | Artist: Drew Mandigo
Besserer @ Cumberland - NW Corner (Near Condo Buildings)
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Box 16, Auntie Mame 25

Waller St @ Daly Ave – SE Corner (Near Ottawa Mission) | Artist: Drew Mandigo
Waller @ Daly - SE Corner (Near Ottawa Mission)
In 1860 on this site… Rideau Lore
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Box 17, Auntie Mame 17

Daly Ave @ Nicholas St – SE Corner (Near Arts Court) | Artist: Drew Mandigo
Daly @ Nicholas - SE Corner (Near Arts Court)
In 1870 on this site… Rideau Lore
In 1864 on this site… Rideau Lore
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