Neptun Cinema Mural

Gdansk, Poland

Demolished 2016

The Disappointed Tourist: Neptune Cinema Mural, Ellen Harvey, 2023. Oil and acrylic on Gessoboard, 24 x 18″ (61 x 46 cm). Photograph: Etienne Frossard.

It was hidden-magical, but nevertheless open to the public, and now it is fenced off and it is a chain hotel. It was located behind a small, independent cinema that hosted my favorite documentary festival. Anna D.

This mural and a mosaic behind the Neptune Cinema was demolished and replaced with a hotel. I do not know the name of the artist. The painting is based on Anna’s photograph.