The Standard High Line Brings ‘Parkland 17’ Installation to New York for ‘March for Our Lives’

The Standard, High Line is supporting the March for Our Lives this weekend with the unveiling of Parkland 17, a commemorative exhibition and call to action curated by artist Calyann Barnett, done with the support of Dwayne Wade. The installation, which was most recently on display at Wynwood Art Walk in Miami on March 10 for a 17-hour residence, is comprised of 17 desks.
Taking place on Saturday and Sunday, the installation will also feature a live mural painting of the phrase “we demand change” by artist Manuel Oliver. The hotel will also have open a call to action center, their ‘ring your rep’ phone booths, where people can phone representatives of Congress regarding gun control.
“The Standard originally became involved when Dwayne Wade approached us while he was working on the Parkland 17 installation for the Wynwood Art Walk. He wanted the installation to commemorate the lives lost, but also offer a call to action, and instinctively recruited the help of our Ring Your Rep phone booth from The Standard Spa, Miami Beach,” said Landis Smithers, chief creative officer of Standard International. “With the March for Our Lives imminent, it felt only right to bring Parkland 17 to our space

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Spring Break ’17: Experiences, Apparel and Beauty Top Spending

Spring break is a rite of passage for college students to travel to far-flung locations, hang out on the beach, party until the wee hours and indulge in new outfits and accessories.
But in a survey conducted by College Fashionista of those college students planning a spring break trip, the most popular destination was New York.
Other destinations to which they were headed were California, the Caribbean, Mexico, Aruba, Europe, Maine, Texas, Japan, Jamaica and Texas.
College Fashionista surveyed 63 college students at campuses around the country, and 57 percent of them said they were planning to go away for spring break. Of those taking a trip, 77 percent said they were traveling within the U.S.
Students were polled from such universities as Central Michigan University, DePauw University, University of Oregon, Rutgers University, Kent State University, Temple University, Fordham University, University of South Florida, Tulane University, Fashion Institute of Technology, University of Mississippi, The George Washington University and Penn State University.
The students said their top reason for traveling was to explore a new city, followed by seeing friends, family and partying. Many said they were spending the same to significantly more than a year ago on their trips. The majority of the students surveyed said

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Doug Free Dallas Cowboys Framed 15” x 17” Collage with Game-Used Ball – Mounted Memories

Doug Free Dallas Cowboys Framed 15” x 17” Collage with Game-Used Ball – Mounted Memories


Each of these collectibles comes designed with a photo of the player and home stadium, a team logo, and an actual piece of game-used football from a Dallas Cowboys game. It is officially licensed by the National Football League and comes with a statement of authenticity. It is framed in black wood and measures 15”x 17”x 1”.
List Price: $ 90.34
Price: $ 79.95