We love color - being an art gallery and all. But in particular, we've been really getting into murals. It started with a mural on a shipping container commissioned for Kate Spade & Co's production facility here in Rwanda and then grew into an additional three large interior murals (and you can see a video of Joe painting one of them here).
It was fun to watch these large pieces come to life and completely change the spaces they now adorn. It's almost like the murals created a habitat of creativity and color where before there were only white walls.
So, naturally, when we were planning our renovations at Tongo, we wanted to integrate murals as a way to redefine and reinvigorate our space. Here's what we've come up with so far: