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Derelict hospital becomes metaphor in NYC art installation - SFGate

Fri Sep 18 08:34:10 EDT 2015 | SFgate
NEW YORK (AP) — A derelict Naval hospital that treated soldiers from the Civil War through World War II is the site of an art installation that deals with the wounds of war and the human power of healing. Conceptual artist Bettina WitteVeen said it took five years to secure the Brooklyn Navy Yard site for her "When We Were Soldiers . once and young" exhibition, which opens Saturday. "I basically perceive the building and my artwork as one," she said. It is the first time an artist has been allow..

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NEW YORK (AP) — A derelict Naval hospital that treated soldiers from the Civil War through World War II is the site of an art installation that deals with the wounds of war and the..
A derelict Naval hospital that treated soldiers from the Civil War through World War II is the site of an art installation that deals with the wounds of war and the human power of ..
By ULA ILNYTZKY, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — A derelict Naval hospital that treated soldiers from the Civil War through World War II is the site of an art installation that de..
NEW YORK (AP) — A derelict Naval hospital that treated soldiers from the Civil War through World War II is the site of an art installation that deals with the wounds of war and the..
Conceptual artist Bettina WitteVeen said it took five years to secure the Brooklyn Navy Yard site for her "When We Were Soldiers . once and young" exhibition, which opens Saturday...
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