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Photos: Sign artist Kevin Hennessy's ten favorite pieces around Denver

Photos: Sign artist Kevin Hennessy's ten favorite pieces around Denver
All photos by Elyse Mitchell.

Local artist Kevin Hennessy's favorite pieces tell you where to go and where you are. His trademark sign art is located all over the city, including Caboose Hobbies, the Curtis Park Creamery, a Suburban Toppers wall, Capitol Hill Books, Fahrenheit Books, Carniceria Jalisco, Tacito Jalisco, an abandoned building at 33rd and Arapahoe streets and Davies' Chuck Wagon Diner. Hennessy's art combines the influences of graffiti with American folk art for a retro feel. Continue reading for photos of his favorite signs around the city.

See also: - Kevin Hennessy on making folk art and other signs of the time - Photos: Installations and three dimensional art at Robischon Gallery - Picture Vincent van Gogh as you've never seen him before at the Denver Art Museum

10. The windows of Caboose Hobbies

Photos: Sign artist Kevin Hennessy's ten favorite pieces around Denver
Photos: Sign artist Kevin Hennessy's ten favorite pieces around Denver
Photos: Sign artist Kevin Hennessy's ten favorite pieces around Denver
Photos: Sign artist Kevin Hennessy's ten favorite pieces around Denver

9. Curtis Park Creamery character

Photos: Sign artist Kevin Hennessy's ten favorite pieces around Denver

 

8. Suburban Toppers' wall

Photos: Sign artist Kevin Hennessy's ten favorite pieces around Denver

7. Businesses on Colfax and Pennsylvania

Photos: Sign artist Kevin Hennessy's ten favorite pieces around Denver
Photos: Sign artist Kevin Hennessy's ten favorite pieces around Denver
Photos: Sign artist Kevin Hennessy's ten favorite pieces around Denver
Photos: Sign artist Kevin Hennessy's ten favorite pieces around Denver

 

Photos: Sign artist Kevin Hennessy's ten favorite pieces around Denver
Photos: Sign artist Kevin Hennessy's ten favorite pieces around Denver
Photos: Sign artist Kevin Hennessy's ten favorite pieces around Denver
Photos: Sign artist Kevin Hennessy's ten favorite pieces around Denver
Photos: Sign artist Kevin Hennessy's ten favorite pieces around Denver

 

Photos: Sign artist Kevin Hennessy's ten favorite pieces around Denver

6. Capitol Hill Books

Photos: Sign artist Kevin Hennessy's ten favorite pieces around Denver

5. Fahrenheit Books

Photos: Sign artist Kevin Hennessy's ten favorite pieces around Denver

4.Tacito Jalisco

Photos: Sign artist Kevin Hennessy's ten favorite pieces around Denver

3. Carniceria Jalisco

Photos: Sign artist Kevin Hennessy's ten favorite pieces around Denver

 

2. Abandoned building on 33rd and Arapahoe

Photos: Sign artist Kevin Hennessy's ten favorite pieces around Denver

1. Davies Chuck Wagon sign

Photos: Sign artist Kevin Hennessy's ten favorite pieces around Denver
All photos by Elyse Mitchell.


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