ART FOR ALL: Paper Crane Project

Over the summer, about 40 community members contributed to a Guerilla Art Project to commemorate the 66th anniversary of the bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki.

One thousand paper cranes were hung around downtown Gainesville between August 6th and 8th. You can read more about the project here. And watch TV news reports here and here. We were also very proud to receive a sweet letter from officials in Hiroshima who share the dream of a more peaceful world.  Sadako presente.

Day One - Luke Jette admires the paper crane display at the Hipp (he made some of them)

Day 2 - Downtown Library

Day 3 - Downtown Plaza


Day 4 - Local downtown restaurants and shops



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Posted on 08/07/2011, in ART FOR ALL and tagged . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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