"Search for Heroes," Mitch Rosen (b. 1958), 2018, colored pencils on paper, Collection 9/11 Memorial Museum, Gift of the artist. Photo by Michael Hnatov.
After Mitch Rosen retired from the Port Authority Police Department in 2006, Rosen finally had time to dedicate a favorite hobby: creating highly realistic drawings which also demonstrated his police officer’s attentiveness to details.Read more
Emmy Award–winning documentary filmmaker and activist Deeyah Khan.
On Thursday, May 16, the 9/11 Memorial & Museum will host a public program featuring Emmy Award–winning documentary filmmaker and activist Deeyah Khan, who will discuss her filmmaking and her quest to understand what draws people to extremist ideologies.Read more
Panelists discuss critical role and history of the slurry wall. Photo by Jin S. Lee, 9/11 Memorial.
Last week the 9/11 Memorial Museum hosted a panel discussion about the Museum’s slurry wall, a retaining wall built in the late 1960s to hold back the waters of the Hudson River. The wall is a marvel of civil engineering that remains intact as part of the Museum’s Foundation Hall and has become a symbol of endurance and human resolve.Read more