WATCH: New Mural Covers Wall at Forest Acres Plaza

FOREST ACRES, S.C. (WOLO) – A new mural covers the walls at popular shopping center, Trenholm Plaza, in Forest Acres.

The artist, Paul Yanko, from Greenville, is a teacher at the South Carolina Governor’s School. He teaches visual arts there.

Yanko’s “Balancing Act” was chosen from a handful of proposals. He spent three months this summer painting the wall, between LOFT and Stein Mart.

Watch the video to learn more about the challenges and triumphs of creating art in a public space, and to hear reaction to the piece.

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