“Live for Today” Crosswalks Painted for 9/11 Commemoration

Posted on: September 13th, 2012 at 11:28 am by
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On Tuesday, a loose collection of students from the Miami Ad School painted three city crosswalks to commemorate the eleventh anniversary of the attacks on 9/11. Each zebra crossing was replaced with a colorful spray-chalked American flag, and the message “Live for Today.”

The locations chosen were the intersections of Barclay and Church st. in the financial district, North 6th Ave and Bedford Ave in Williamsburg, and Prince and Broadway in Soho. “We want to honor the memories of those lost on that tragic day,” said a spokesman for the group, “But we also want to remind people that living in fear of what might happen is no way to live. Live for today.”

Students behind the endeavor are:

Stefan Haverkamp
Anja Michel
Austin Arnold
Brenna Pileggi
Barbara Bandres
Charlie Schneider
Eric Gorodetsky
Jaime Flynn
Keri Tan

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