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Margaret’s Grocery and Market

Reverend Harmon D. Dennis (March 25, 1916 – September 6, 2011) and Margaret Dennis (February 8, 1916 – October 7, 2009)

Vicksburg, Mississippi
Demetrio Braceros, Cayuga Park

Demetrio Braceros

San Francisco, California
Roger Chomeaux (Chomo), Le village d’art préludien (The Village of Preludian art)

Roger Chomeaux (Chomo) (1907-1999)

Achères-la-Forêt, France
Nek Chand, Children’s Museum

Nek Chand (d. 12 June 2015)

Washington, District of Columbia
George Phar Legler, Valley of the Moon

George Phar Legler (1885-?)

Tucson, Arizona
Pietro Moschini, Casa-Museo Pietro Moschini

Pietro Moschini (1923-2011)

Tuscania, Italy
Michael Kahn & Leda Livant-Kahn, Eliphante

Michael Kahn (March 30, 1936 – December 2007) and Leda Livant-Kahn (b. September 17, 1925)

Cornville, Arizona
Jim Bowsher, Temple of Tolerance

James R. (Jim) Bowsher (b. 1948)

Wapakoneta, Ohio
Serafín Villarán, with Luis Miguel Fernández & Yolanda Villarán López, El Castillo de las Cuevas (The Castle of the Caves)

Serafín Villarán (March 14, 1935–December 21, 1998) with Luis Miguel Fernández and Yolanda Villarán López

Cebolleros, Spain
Veronica Terrillion

Veronica Terrillion (1908– 2003)

Croghan, New York
Peter Mason Bond, PEMABO’s Peace Garden

Peter Mason Bond (1882-1971)

San Francisco, California
Eddie Owens Martin (St. EOM), Pasaquan

Eddie Owens Martin (St. EOM) (1908 - 1986)

Buena Vista, Georgia
Samúel Jónsson

Samúel Jónsson (1884-1969)

Selárdalur, Iceland
Freida Warther, Button House

Freida Warther (1891-1988)

Dover, Ohio
Virgilio González Antón

Virgilio González Antón (1925-2016)

Cudillero, Spain
Leonard Knight, Salvation Mountain

Leonard Knight 1931-2014

Niland, California
Enrico Capra, Il cantiere infinito (The infinite site)

Enrico Capra (1934-January 27, 2014)

San Daniele Po, Italy
Dr. Charles Smith, African-American Heritage Museum and Black Veterans Archive

Dr. Charles Smith (born 11/22/1940)

Aurora, Illinois
Francisco González Gragera, Capricho de Cotrina (“Cotrina’s Whimsy”)

Francisco González Gragera (1935-2016)

Los Santos de Maimona, Spain
Robert Howell, Yard Show

Robert Howell

Midlothian, Virginia
Ed Root sculptures, Kansas Grassroots Art Association

Ed Root (1869-1959)

Wilson, Kansas
Isaiah Zagar, The Magic Garden + over 100 mosaic murals on buildings

Isaiah Zagar (b. 1940)

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Samuel Mirelez, Little Masterpieces (Birdhouse yard show)

Samuel Mirelez (1928-2007)

San Antonio, Texas
José María Garrido, Museo del Mar "Las Caracoles"

José María Garrido, 1925-2011

Sanlúcar de Barrameda, Spain
Charles W. Gregory, Wonder Tower

Charles W. Gregory

Genoa, Colorado
Ger Leegwater, Nederlands Kremlin (Kremlin of the Netherlands)

Ger Leegwater (b. 1945)

Winkel, The Netherlands
Arctic Brotherhood Hall

Order of Arctic Brotherhood

Skagway, Alaska
Cleveland Turner, The Flowerman

Cleveland Turner (1935-2013)

Houston, Texas
Félix Sanpériz Gistau, La Casa de Cristál (The Glass House)

Félix Sanpériz Gistau (ca. 1933-ca. 2009)

Spain
James Harold Jennings, Art World (Bus with whirligigs)

James Harold Jennings (1931-1999)

Yadkin, North Carolina
Silvio Barile, Italian-American Museum

Silvio Barile

Redford Charter Township, Michigan
Giovanni Cammarata, La Casa del Cavaliere (The House of the Knight)

Giovanni Cammarata (1914-2002)

Messina, Italy
Bronislaus Luszcz, Black Madonna Shrine

Bronislaus Luszcz (1893-1960)

Pacific, Missouri
Lino Bueno Utrilla, La Casa de Piedra (The House of Stone)

Lino Bueno Utrilla (1848-June 24, 1935)

Alcolea del Pinar, Spain
Al Butler, Calexico Colossal

Al Butler (1908-1977)

Calexico, California
Sanford Darling, House of a 1000 Paintings

Sanford Darling (1894-1973)

Santa Barbara, California
Veijo Rönkkönen

Veijo Rönkkönen (1944-2010)

Parikkala, Finland
Horace Diaz, Noah’s Ark

Horace Diaz (1928-2013)

Lodève, France
Robert Vasseur, “La Maison de vaiselle cassé” (“The broken crockery house”)

Robert Vasseur (1908-2002)

Louviers, France
Marcel Druffel, Power Co.

Marcel Druffel

Pullman, Washington

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