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TRACERS Take on Environment: Hannah Moore - Sixty Inches From Center
This project is part of a collaboration between Sixty and the Chicago Park District’s TRACE program at Hamilton Park, featuring work by artists in the program. Learn more about the collaboration from the lead teaching artists and see the other artists’ projects here. Artist Statement Chicago, A place where people once came to live, work, and make their life dreams become their reality; Chicago used to be everyone’s Hollywood. Today, Chicago’s setting has changed due to the fact that the people who once dreamt here abandoned their city and because the people who are still here, dreaming, have lost the sense of what it means to be a Chicagoan. The life and love that once resided in my city has slowly dissolved and has been choked out by the false anecdotes, false reputations, and the disturbing media reports. For some of us, all of these things have left behind a foul taste. So, an offering of relief, I created this piece in order to sweeten their tastebuds. This piece represents the real Chicago, from the very beginning of …