Photos by Mike Krautter
As reported earlier today, Ukrainian-born artist Misha Tyutyunik (above, right) started painting a large-scale mural at the Citizens Bank branch on Ninth Street and Second Avenue.
The piece is titled "Ukraine: A History in Solidarity." From noon to 2, there was a public participation portion ...In addition to the mural, Citizens is matching $25,000 in funds donated directly to the East Village-based Ukrainian National Women's League of America (UNWLA).
Tyutyunik is expected to finish the mural tomorrow.