The MEMO Blog
The official blog of the 9/11 Memorial & Museum features stories of commemoration and memorialization, and information on our public programs, special events, and ways to get involved.
The Gift of Lights: Tobi Kahn’s “YZKAR”
November 22, 2021
Chief Curator Jan Seidler Ramirez explores the meaning of the powerful Tobi Kahn sculpture "YZKAR," which was recently gifted to the Museum and will be on view beginning this winter. Her special post includes the perspectives of the sculptor himself; Alice M. Greenwald, our President and CEO; and benefactor William A. Brewer, attorney, on behalf of the Brewer Foundation, which commissioned the work.
Visionaries in Service: Brian Kitching
November 8, 2021
With Veterans Day on Thursday, we're kicking off Week II of our Salute to Service blog series, featuring Visionaries whose personal experiences inspired them to join the United States military. Today, Lieutenant Colonel Brian Kitching shares his Q&A and insight.