In a significant public diplomacy exercise, India’s Permanent Mission to the UN in
Well-known street artist Victor Ash has created a wall mural on the Indian Mission outer wall drawing thousands of eyeballs as New Yorkers wind their way every day to the Grand Central Terminus, the hub of New York metro. The mural depicts an astronaut viewing the world from outer space and acknowledging India’s contribution to green spaces as concluded in a recent Nasa study.
Teaming up with the International Labour Organisation (ILO) that celebrates its centenary this year and “Street Art for Mankind” this initiative, officials said, is at no cost to the Indian government. India’s permanent representative