The biggest edition of ABTG to date raised $18,000 for the Mural Conservancy, an acclaimed arts nonprofit that works to restore, preserve and document the murals of Los Angeles. Proceeds from ABTG III went to help restore Struggles of the World, a landmark mural created for the 1984 Olympics by famed artist, Willie Herrón.
To view photos of ABTG III, visit the Art Beyond the Glass Facebook page.
On Aug. 24, ABTG co-founder Daniel Djang presented the $18,000 donation check to the Mural Conservancy during the 30th anniversary celebration of the Olympic Freeway Murals. Attendees at the event included the surviving Olympics muralists, Cheech Marin, Gil Garcetti, and ‘84 Olympians such as gold medalist John Naber.
For photos of the Olympic Freeway Murals 30-year anniversary celebration, visit the Mural Conservancy Facebook album.