CORAL SPRINGS, FL - As part of the second anniversary of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shootings, public events will take place in Coral Springs and Parkland on Friday to honor the victims and heal as a community.
WHO: Multidisciplinary artists Rosario Marquardt and Roberto Behar, R&R Studios
WHAT: Formally unveil the social sculpture, Peace & Love
WHEN: Friday, February 14 at 3:00 p.m.
WHERE: Corner of Sportsplex Drive and W. Sample Road (3299 Sportsplex Drive, Coral
WHO: Award-winning photojournalist Carl Juste and C.W. Griffin
WHAT: Formally present the photo collective, Big Picture: Resilience
WHEN: Friday, February 14 at 5:00 p.m.
WHERE: Pine Trails Park, 10555 Trails End, Parkland, FL
These art installations are part of the Public Art Challenge for the “Inspiring Community Healing After Gun Violence: The Power of Art.” Coral Springs, in partnership with Parkland, received $1 million from Bloomberg Philanthropies in 2018 for the project aimed at bringing the community together through art and reflection to heal following the school shooting.