Tag Archives: 9/11

9/11 Memorial Reflection

For our second Forbidden Books Milestone, we were asked to create a memorial of sorts to go in the site of the Twin Towers that would help to facilitate peace, especially between Christians and Muslims. When I first got this assignment, I was so overwhelmed. I drew for an hour trying to figure out what Read More…

Nevaeh’s Building for Ground Zero by MF

This project was all about the remaking of 9/11, and we had to rebuild a different Ground Zero. My project was inspired by the idea of heaven, because I believe in God and all the people who passed away in 9/11 went to heaven. My construction has 2 towers connected to each other; it means Read More…

JH’s Rebuilding Project on Ground Zero

The purpose of this project was to share my idea of what building should go where Ground Zero stands.  My project was inspired by a Zen Garden in Kyoto, Japan, called Ryoan-ji which was created for Buddhists by the Fujiwar family in the 11th Century.  In this Zen Garden, they used the sound of water, and the feel of Read More…

HD’s re-building project

The purpose of this project was to create my own building proposal for a tribute to the tragic 9/11 incident. I picked this idea because I feel that the best way to give the innocent people who lost their lives that day a proper tribute is by creating a natural beautiful place. Not a tribute Read More…

Welcome to the “Freedom of Mind” center

Here is my proposal to rebuild Ground Zero: it has a lot of space for everyone to play, to think, to congregate… the plan shows the tower on only one side of “ground zero” and trees around the building; the trees make the place look beautiful, because it looks green instead of gray; this shows Read More…