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A stunning art installation of nearly 200,000 US flags has filled the National Mall, representing Americans who can't attend Biden's inauguration

2 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

Summary List Placement Ahead of President-elect Joe Biden's inauguration on Wednesday, nearly 200,000 American flags were installed on the National Mall, representing the tens of thousands of citizens who will be unable to attend the ceremony.
The Presidential Inaugural Committee led the effort in creating the public art display, called the 'Field of Flags', which was designed with 56 pillars of light to symbolize all 50 states and US territories.
On Monday night, the display was illuminated, a dazzling showcase highlighting the resiliency of the country, with the vaunted Capitol building...
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Stunning Biden Inauguration Photos Show Thousands of Flags Planted Across National Mall

Stunning Biden Inauguration Photos Show Thousands of Flags Planted Across National Mall

2 monthes ago   |   By Newsweek

The approximately 191,500 U.S. flags are said to represent those who are unable to watch the inauguration in person.
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