Gallery: 28,000 Blooming Flowers Breathe Life Into a Derelict Mental He...

 
But Schuleit's work did not end there - when 'Bloom' closed after the public memorial, each of the 28,000 flowers were delivered to psychiatric hospitals, shelters, and half-way houses across New England as a social artwork. Since she worked with potted plants instead of cut flowers, Schuleit's piece will continue to live and touch people long after the end of the installation and the closure of the center.

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  1. anothervoice March 19, 2012 at 9:29 am

    I have to believe this will do far more good than is apparent on the surface

  2. Hwei March 17, 2012 at 1:01 am

    Simple but a brilliant idea!

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