Philippe Petit

Philippe Petit


Philippe Petit is a French high-wire artist whose celebrated walk between the Twin Towers was the subject of the Academy Award–winning documentary Man on Wire and the feature film The Walk. He is also the author of Why Knot?, To Reach the Clouds: My High Wire Walk Between the Twin Towers, and Creativity: The Perfect Crime and On the High Wire, translated by Paul Auster.

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Events with Philippe Petit

Artists of the Air

07 May 2019
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Jerome L. Greene Performance Space
44 Charlton St.
New York, NY 10014