Audubon Mural Project

Rusty Blackbird by Taylor McKimens

Location: 3621 Broadway, New York, NY 10031

Painted: 11/2/2014

Climate Threat: The Rusty Blackbird needs bogs to survive, but climate change may push the bird northward, away from its preferred conditions. Learn more about how climate change threatens this bird.

About the Artist: Taylor McKimens was born in 1976 in Winterhaven, California, and lives and works in New York. He studied at Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, California. McKimens has exhibited extensively, notably at Deitch Projects, New York; Macro Museum, Rome; The Watari Museum of Art, Tokyo; The Hole, New York. For more, check out his website or follow him on Instagram

Photo: Mike Fernandez/Audubon
Photo: Mike Fernandez/Audubon

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