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Last month was bittersweet for me. First, the bitter: I had to destroy something I created.
For the last three months, I had supervised an interactive, community art project downtown. It was a 60 foot blackboard wall on the side of a building across the street from Regions Field, with 135 spaces stenciled in white with the prompt “Before I die I want to…” Any passerby was invited to pick up a piece of chalk and share their hopes and aspirations with the community. Continue reading Before I die I want to…→