Helping Chicago communities express themselves through public art

May 23, 2011

Produced by Eight Forty-Eight

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(Photo courtesy of John Pitman Weber)
John Pitman Weber was involved in the creation of the 47th Street Mural.

Many take issue with the current spring in Chicago; what with the cool temperatures and wet weather but warmer temperatures are coming. Which means citizens will finally be able to take a stroll and enjoy Chicago’s public art.

John Pitman Weber is the co-founder of Chicago Public Art Group; he recently spoke to Alison Cuddy from his Pilsen studio.



Find out how the 47th Street Mural came together.



Music Button: The Sea and Cake, "The Moonlight Butterfly", from the CD Moonlight Butterfly (Thrill Jockey Records)