Heartbreaking 'Shrine For Girls' Pays Tribute To Young Female Martyrs Around The World

April 14, 2015 1:43 PM

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Heartbreaking 'Shrine For Girls' Pays Tribute To Young Female Martyrs Around The World

"At first, it's deceptively simple," artist Patricia Cronin explained to The Huffington Post. "But then you start to think 'Oh, there really should be a girl inside this hijab.'"

"Shrine for Girls," Cronin's upcoming site-specific installation appears at the 16th century Chiesa di San Gallo, part of the Venice Biennale, starting on May 9. Initially, the piece simply resembles a colorful pile of clothing; garments worn throughout the world. However, the solemn and jarring pie...

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