And into the escalating mess at the World Trade Center site—more resignations yesterday from the Memorial Foundation, and an empty printer/fax/copier more desperate for tenants than Larry Silverstein—wades the Smithsonian. The Daily News reports that the venerable museum may help stage exhibits at the International Freedom Center. What to expect, if that comes to pass? Gothamist notes that, back in 2002, the Smithsonian staged the exhibit September 11: Bearing Witness to History.
· Smithsonian Eyes Cultural Center Role [NYDailyNews]
· Finding Culture at Ground Zero [Gothamist]