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The Eternal Flame of Hope - by Richard Hunt

 

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The Special Olympics Eternal Flame of Hope Monument - by Richard Hunt

Dedicated: July 20, 2018 in honor of Special Olympics athletes past, present and future around the world.

The monument was dedicated on the 50th Anniversary of Special Olympics 1968-2018.

Location: Soldier Field

One July 20, 1968, the First Special Olympics Games were held in Soldier Field.

The Special Olympics Monument was dedicated on its 50th anniversary on July 20, 2018.

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2018 Shedd Aquarium / Washed Ashore

 

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Washed Ashore: Art to Save the Sea

Through September 23, 2018.

Designed and Directed by Angela Haseltine Pozzi

Location: Shedd Aquarium, Chicago.

Washed Ashore installation features about 20 colorful sculptures of aquatic animals. It includes a 11-foot seahorse, a sinuous 13-foot-long eel, a 150-pound anemone and other animals like octopus, otter, jellyfish, and polar bear. The sculptures are made from debris collected from Pacific Coast beaches by volunteers. These include plastic beverage bottles, straws, lighters, toothbrushes, flip-flops, ropes, toys and other mostly plastic flotsam and...
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