I Am More: Massachusetts Unveiling

I just woke up from a two hour nap so I think it’s time to share some photos from the first public unveiling of I Am More: Massachusetts at the Worcester PopUp on Saturday.

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Hanging the essays on Friday
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The viewer participation board, “How Are You More?”
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Artwork from Mr. Harthan’s class at Worcester North High School
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Setup complete
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Mom putting the final touches on her spread
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Dad reading Donna’s essay
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First visitors arrive…
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…and then more
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Suddenly we have an opening!
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The supportive family
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Áine reading Chris’s essay
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Everywhere you look people are reading, and eating Rose’s cookies

 

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Ryan with Mom, Susan
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Heather
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Jessica
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Donna
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Eliana
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Ryan M celebrated his birthday with us
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Mayor Joseph Petty attended

 

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I Am More celebs, Patrick and Emilia, came to show their support to the new subjects
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Best part of the evening

All in all, a satisfying end (beginning) to a year and a half of work.

A special thank you to the Worcester PopUp and the City of Worcester for providing the space, and to the Center for Living and Working for volunteering at the event. Thank you to our sponsors for providing the frames and transportation. And the biggest thank yous to my parents for providing the food and drinks, and to Iain and Dylan for everything else.

 

 

 

 

8 thoughts on “I Am More: Massachusetts Unveiling

  1. Dear Amy, We loved your Massachusetts Unveiling story and pictures. It was such a thrilling time to meet new people and hug old friends and relatives. You have a knack for finding such wonderful people! Love you! We are very proud! from Mom and Dad

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