NYC-ARTS

NYC-ARTS Profile: The Audubon Murals

Clip: Season 2017 Episode 103 | 7m 9s

Avi Gitler, a gallery owner in upper Manhattan, and Mark Jannot, from the National Audubon Society, teamed up and launched The Audubon Mural Project. Its mission is to create, with the help of local artists, beautiful murals of climate-threatened birds throughout John James Audubon's old stomping grounds: Hamilton and Washington Heights.

Aired: 05/04/17

Rating: NR

Video has closed captioning.

NYC-ARTS is made possible in part by First Republic Bank. Major funding for NYC-ARTS is also made possible by Rosalind P. Walter, the Kate W. Cassidy Foundation, the Thea Petschek Iervolino Foundation, the Jean Dubinsky Appleton Estate, Jody and John Arnhold, Ellen and James S. Marcus, The Lewis “Sonny” Turner Fund for Dance, Elise Jaffe and Jeffrey Brown, The Milton and Sally Avery Arts Foundation, and the Elroy and Terry Krumholz Foundation. This program is supported, in part, by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council. Additional funding provided by members of THIRTEEN.