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Reach for the Stars
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TitleReach for the Stars
AbstractCover story about artist Laura De Angelis and her work on the new design for Oppenstein Brothers Memorial Park at 12th and Walnut streets called "Celestial Flyways." "The centerpiece of the redesigned park will be a 10-foot-wide interactive map of the stars set on a base tiled in intricately carved ceramics, also from De Angelis' hands." She's also designed 15 birds of steel that will be embedded in the concrete.

Article includes a short history of the park and the Oppenstein brothers called "A Park is Born, Dies--And Is Reborn."
AuthorSteve Paul
PhotographerDave Eulitt
DateJanuary 20, 2008
SourceStar Magazine
LocationVertical File: Parks--Kansas City
PageCover; 6-12
SubjectParks
Art objects
Birds
Local SubjectDe Angelis, Laura
Oppenstein Brothers Memorial Park
Art in the Loop Program
Public Art
IllustrationsYes
Item TypeNewspaper Article
LanguageEnglish
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Item ID217868
CONTENTdm number37539
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