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Dateline : September 7, 2012 Posted by Diane

About the Project: Morning in America

We are unveiling Morning In America on August 27, 2012, at Lykes Gaslight Park, Tampa, and on September 4, 2012, in Marshall Park, Charlotte. Two identical ice sculptures of the words Middle Class will (dis)appear on the first days of … Continue reading

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Dateline Tampa: August 25, 2012 Posted by Ligorano/Reese

Taking Tampa by Storm

Before we left Brooklyn for Tampa, we had the usual jitters: Do we have all the equipment? Will everything work? Is everything correctly organized? And then… we started hearing stories about Isaac heading for Florida… We thought we would be … Continue reading

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Dateline Brooklyn NY: August 19, 2012 Posted by Ligorano/Reese

Donate To This Project On KICKSTARTER

We’re actively fundraising for this project on KICKSTARTER and need your help. If you’d like to know more about it, just click on the video below. To donate, follow this LINK.

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Dateline Tampa: August 11, 2012 Posted by Ligorano/Reese

On the Roads to the Conventions

We’re two weeks away from the Republican Convention in Tampa. We will be melting down a large ice sculpture of the words Middle Class in Lykes Gaslight Park and follow that with the same piece in Charlotte. It’s been a … Continue reading

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Dateline : July 26, 2012 Posted by Diane

Project Sponsors: Morning in America

Lead Sponsors Anonymous Donor, The Puffin Foundation, College of Arts + Architecture | UNC Charlotte Letter sponsors Robert Bielecki, Lydia Cheney & Jim Sokol, Saul & Ellyn Dennison, Rita & Steve Harowitz, Wanda Kownacki & John Holton, Mike & Yvonne … Continue reading

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Dateline : Posted by Diane

Commentary (Conventions 2012)

Articles about the project by Nick Mirzoeff and Bill DiFazio Disappearing Like Ice by Nick Mirzoeff Artists Ligorano and Reese have made a new ice sculpture called Morning In America to confront delegates at the Democratic and Republican conventions. About … Continue reading

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