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MEDIA ADVISORY Sign Me Up: AISD Celebrates Youth Art Month with Student-Designed Billboard


Austin ISD will celebrate Youth Art Month with Travis High School student artist David Thang signing a billboard he designed.

What:  The Austin Fire Department will lift the student; his art teacher, Rachael Wellborn; and Superintendent Paul Cruz up in a fire truck bucket to sign the billboard. The billboards are sponsored by A+ Federal Credit Union and Reagan National Advertising.

When: 10 a.m. Thursday, March 2 

Where: 1614 Montopolis Road

The billboards throughout Austin will feature Thang’s artwork. Locations of billboards: 

4500 Airport Blvd., west of 45th Street

1021 38 ½ St., east of IH 35 North

5441 Burnet Road, north of Houston Street

Denson Drive, west of Airport Boulevard

4141 Congress Ave., south of Ben White Boulevard

2204 Airport Blvd., south of Manor Road

801 Airport Blvd., north of Levander Loop

1614 Montopolis Road, north of Riverside Drive

3125 12th St., west of Airport Boulevard

5207 Seventh St., east of Shady Lane

For more information, please contact fine arts coordinator Kristen Marstaller at 512-414-4730.