Author Archives: callred

Annies of Allegheny County

In this work, titled Annies of Allegheny County, I created an online community of Annies in Allegheny County and invited them to an Annie party at the Walled Garden in Mellon Park where the original “For Annie” sign resides. In

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Annies of Allegheny County

In this work, titled Annies of Allegheny County, I created an online community of Annies in Allegheny County and invited them to an Annie party at the Walled Garden in Mellon Park where the original “For Annie” sign resides. In

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Annies of Allegheny County

    For this project, I created a Facebook group page for Annie-identified people in Allegheny county. The idea for Annies of Allegheny County came from seeing a small brick pillar in Mellon Park engraved with the message “For Annie.”

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Annies of Allegheny County

    For this project, I created a Facebook group page for Annie-identified people in Allegheny county. The idea for Annies of Allegheny County came from seeing a small brick pillar in Mellon Park engraved with the message “For Annie.”

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Dedication Bricks

The private history that shapes Mellon Park still defines this public space. Every surface has the potential for a dedication. This urge to own, claim, and name is historically entangled with patronage and business moguls, but place-making is also just

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Dedication Bricks

The private history that shapes Mellon Park still defines this public space. Every surface has the potential for a dedication. This urge to own, claim, and name is historically entangled with patronage and business moguls, but place-making is also just

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