Donegan ES Open House will feature the unveiling of “Autoflorecer” (reborn) wallflower mural. at 6:45 p.m. Sept. 22. Created by Paulina Quintanajornet from Germany and local artist Devyn Briggs, it is a collaboration between Banana Factory, BASD and Wind Creek of Bethlehem. Quintanajorne is also the artist who painted the mural at The Lodge.
Started in the 2019-20 school year, Donegan students worked with the artists in a school art residency sponsored by the Banana Factory. For three years during the Pandemic, work continued at Briggs’ house.
Wind Creek provided installation materials funds. The BASD maintenance department is installing the mural on Sept. 22.