Art Ignites Change Podcast Episode 3: Painting Our Common Threads

Posted by Mural Arts Philadelphia on September 29, 2020

Named after our mission statement, this podcast explores the history and future of public art in Philadelphia and around the world. We’ll be looking at public art projects and programs from current and historical perspectives to build a greater understanding of the transformative power of creativity.

Episode 3: Painting Our Common Threads.

In this episode, Mural Art’s Chief Operating Officer, Magda Martinez, hosts artists Meg Saligman and Cesar Viveros Herrera to tell the story of what is arguably Philadelphia’s most popular mural, Common Threads. From its unexpected origin to its uncertain future, we get a behind the scenes look at the making of Philly public art history!

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