Blackbeard @ Nouvelle Restaurant
Hamilton Glass, was fleshing out his Blackbeard design on the eatery's 65-foot-long, one-story wall. Glass's mural depicts one of the best-known pirates of all time, Blackbeard, who was killed in 1718 on Ocracoke Island on North Carolina's Outer Banks. Glass, 32, has a degree in architecture from Hampton University. He lives in Richmond, where he has painted about 20 murals since 2010 and 10 or so others elsewhere.