Monday’s Monument: Ethics of Peace, Washington, D.C.

Monday’s Monument: Ethics of Peace, Washington, D.C.

This sculpture was installed in 2000 in a courtyard at Georgetown University Schools of Medicine and Dentistry. According to the artist, Michael Alfano, ethics means the study of ideal conduct. To that end, the sculpture tries to provide a model for the ideal conduct...
Monday’s Monument: 28 Blocks Mural, Washington, DC

Monday’s Monument: 28 Blocks Mural, Washington, DC

“28 Blocks” by New York artist Garin Baker is on the Metropolitan Branch Trail: a pedestrian and cyclist commuter trail in Northeast Washington. It is visible from the New York Ave. Bridge. The mural is a tribute to the men — many of whom were the first and second...