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LA Times Today: Artist creates COVID-19 memorial
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LA Times Today: Artist creates COVID-19 memorial

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Last year, an L.A. artist had an idea for a simple tribute to each COVID victim—a red felt rose.

Little did he know how many roses would be needed.

The result: The Rose River Memorial, an ongoing art installation honoring the hundreds of thousands of lives lost, and expressing our collective grief.