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— by Lee Matz: As the creative talent behind the Westown Gateway Mural project, Gertel’s art is focused on uplifting and changing public behaviors towards each other, to help impact Milwaukee communities in positive ways. The goal of her work is to share the power of art, and make it more accessible physically, socially, and emotionally. With her latest mural along West Wisconsin Avenue, Gertel wants to leave a lasting message about transformative spaces as a reminder to celebrate our diversity rather than fear it…

July 12, 2019