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Estate gets graffiti project.

A WORLD-renowned graffiti artist is teaming up with a Birmingham housing estate to draw people's dreams.

Street artist Mohammed "Aerosol aerosol (âr`əsōl,–sŏl): see colloid.

System of tiny liquid or solid particles evenly distributed in a finely divided state through a gas, usually air.
" Ali will be working with unemployed young men on the Bromford estate on a week-long mural mural

Painting applied to and made integral with the surface of a wall or ceiling. Its roots can be found in the universal desire that led prehistoric peoples to create cave paintings—the desire to decorate their surroundings and express their ideas and beliefs.
 project called Mural Dreams.

The scheme, which is also being run by the University of Birmingham's department of theology and religion and the Hub project in Bromford, will see members dreams painted on a giant cube.

The work will be unveiled to the rest of the community on Saturday.

Mohammed has previously painted murals in cities including New York New York, state, United States
New York, Middle Atlantic state of the United States. It is bordered by Vermont, Massachusetts, Connecticut, and the Atlantic Ocean (E), New Jersey and Pennsylvania (S), Lakes Erie and Ontario and the Canadian province of
, Chicago, Melbourne and Dubai.

He said: "We have problems in our society, we see divided communities.

"It's time to inject creativity when dealing with these issues."
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Publication:Birmingham Mail (England)
Date:Feb 14, 2012
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