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Items tagged "art": 7

"Lady Boston" Print and Card

Digital copy of a print and card sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The print is titled "Lady Boston" and is enclosed in a card from the artist who made it. The card contains a note from the artist, who explains that his children went to college in Boston and he still has many friends in the city, which…

Watercolor from Cedar Ridge High School

Digital copy of a watercolor sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings.

Card from Cedar Ridge High School

Digital copy of a card sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The artist includes an Anne Frank quote and photographs of Boston with messages like "Praying for Boston."

"Villains and Heroes, Boston, MA, April 2013"

Villains and Heroes, Boston, MA, April 2013

The Boston Marathon bombing impacted me in similar ways as others who heard about the tragedy, sat transfixed in front of the television for days, and read about it in newspapers and online. I and my neighbors were “locked down” for a day while police hunted for one of the alleged bombers. Needing…

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Art poster left at the Copley Square Memorial by OneGig Clothing

Digital image of a poster left at the Boston Marathon memorial in Copley Square. The poster features the phrase "our roots are strong, we are with you," and an ink drawing representing technology and the city of Boston. It is signed with a design featuring the name and website of One Gig Clothing, and #one gig fam.

Crocheted doily from the Boston Marathon Memorial at Copley Square.

Image of crocheted "Boston Strong" doily left at the Boston Marathon memorial in Copley Square. Doily is made of yarn.

Paper chain from the Boston Marathon memorial at Copley Square

Image of a paper chain left at the Boston Marathon memorial in Copley Square. Chain is made of blue and gold paper, and each link contains a personalized message.