Local Artist Jenna Rice paints mural in stock + grain assembly reflecting city of high point’s new branding

High Point, NC – June 10, 2024 – Stock and Grain Assembly is excited to announce a new mural by local artist Jenna Rice, now on display at the food hall. This vibrant artwork, “Created with Love”, embodies the spirit of High Point’s recently unveiled branding initiative, capturing the essence of the creative community’s rich heritage and dynamic future.

Jenna Rice, a High Point native known for her captivating and colorful murals, has created a piece that celebrates the city’s unique identity. The mural showcases key elements of High Point’s new brand, which focuses on the creative force of its local businesses, entrepreneurs and community members.

The City of High Point’s new branding principles include:

1. High Point is the center of design.
2. High Point is inclusive and kind.
3. High Point is inspiring creatives.
4. High Point is a movement of makers.

Ryan Ferguson, Marketing Manager of the City of High Point, proudly refers to the new brand guidelines:

“We are the people who know that creativity belongs to everyone – that it can’t be limited or gatekept or withheld. We are a community of designers, disruptors, builders, makers, problem solvers, innovators, connectors, and collaborators. And what we create in High Point changes the world.”

And what better place to showcase that creativity but at Stock + Grain Assembly – a food hall community of creative entrepreneurs featuring eight crafted food concepts, two bars and the Carolina Core FC merchandise store in the revitalizing Catalyst District of Downtown High Point.

The mural marks a significant milestone in the city’s branding campaign, which aims to attract visitors, residents, and businesses by highlighting High Point’s unique character and potential.

Jenna Rice is a celebrated local artist renowned for her large-scale murals that often depict community themes and local history. Her work can be seen throughout North Carolina and has been recognized for its vibrant colors and engaging storytelling.

The Stock and Grain Assembly, a popular local venue known for its eclectic mix of food, art, and culture, provides the ideal backdrop for the mural. Visitors are encouraged to stop by, enjoy the artwork, and experience the vibrant atmosphere that embodies the spirit of High Point.

About Jenna Rice:

Jenna Rice is a full-time street artist and spray paint muralist based in Greensboro, North Carolina. Rice’s murals can be viewed indoors and outdoors throughout Greensboro, Winston-Salem, Asheboro, High Point, and Eden, North Carolina. She also has pieces in Lakeland and Miami, Florida and Marion, Indiana.

Email inquiries may be directed to: [email protected].

About Stock and Grain Assembly:

About Stock + Grain Assembly: Stock + Grain Assembly is a food hall comprised of
eight independently owned food concepts and two bars (a centrally located craft bar and
a unique outdoor bar). It is also home to the Carolina Core FC Merch Store. The food hall is located at 275 North Elm. With unparalleled access to foot traffic from Truist Point Stadium and the Festival Plaza, the 12,000-square-foot modern marketplace is central to the High Point community and an amenity to the revitalized downtown. Happenings at the Food Hall can be followed on social media and at www.stockandgrainhp.com.

For more information about Stock + Grain Assembly Food Hall, please contact:

Elizabeth Johnson
Community Relations + Events Manager Phone: (336) 688-7885
Email: [email protected]