The The Gun Violence Memorial Project is moving to Washington D.C. after February 10! This weekend is your last chance to view the memorial. NBC Chicago stopped by to bid farewell to the project, commissioned by the 2019 Chicago Architecture Biennial and designed by MASS Design Group in collaboration with the artist Hank Willis Thomas and Purpose Over Pain.
The Gun Violence Memorial Project honors the lives and stories of victims of gun violence. Remembrance objects reside in a collection of glass houses, representing the magnitude of gun-related deaths that occur over a single month in the United States.
An aspiring model, an artist and a young man who loved going to church: these are just some of the lives honored in a powerful exhibit that aims to bring attention to the real victims of gun violence in the city and the nation. The Gun Violence Memorial Project at the Chicago cultural Center feature...