AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - An artist was chosen to create a new mural inside the Rick Husband Amarillo International Airport on Monday.
The City of Amarillo's Beautification and Public Arts Advisory Board announced Monday that Jose "Joey" Martinez was selected to complete the project.
The mural will be on the west side of the second floor ticketing and flight check-in area.
Jason Boyett, the chair of the advisory board, expressed his excitement about moving forward with the mural.
"The visibility and accessibility of this blank wall make it perfect for the city's first mural project," he said. "We're excited about the impact of this location."
A press conference will take place at the mural site on September 10 at 10:00 a.m.