How Philly Moves Unveiled Today!
Spontaneous dancing erupted in the Mayor’s Reception Room this morning upon the announcement of a project that will place a vibrant new work of community-based public art on the parking decks facing Interstate 95 at the Philadelphia International Airport. We’re talking about a 50,000 square foot mural, incorporating the photographic work of its designer, artist Jacques-Jean “JJ” Tiziou.
Scheduled for completion in June 2011, this project is set to be one of Philadelphia Mural Arts’ greatest accomplishments as it transforms a highly visible, dull facade:
into a brilliant representation of our city’s life, culture, community, and artistic vision: