‘Before I Die’: An Artistic Bucket List

A new public art display at 14th & Q has people sharing the most important things they want to do before they die.

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The "Before I Die" public art display at 14th & Q has people sharing the most important things they want to do before they run out of time.
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Adam Kampe writes on the board, which is nearly full HuffPo D.C. reports that chalk writing has spread out over the sidewalk and nearby walls as well.
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"Before I Die" was an idea that originated from New Orleans artist Candy Chang, who had transformed the side of an abandoned house in her neighborhood into a giant chalkboard for people to reflect what is important and meaningful to them.
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Since then, boards have also popped cities such as Brooklyn, Johannesburg, Savannah and Chicago, HuffPo reports.
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Carl Cox (R) writes on the board while Matt Stevenson (L) looks on.
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D.C. resident Sophie Miller set up the "unofficial" wall funded by herself and her friend Travis Moore to honor their grandparents' joyful and caring lives, they said.
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Wishes range from the political ("see a female president") to the sweetly mundane ("laugh more!") to the altruistic ("make hunger history") to the frivolous ("meet Beyonce").
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The "Before I Die" board has gotten far more crowded since it appeared at the beginning of the week.
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"Thank you, Candy Chang" was scrawled near the top of the board. You can find it at the corner of 14th and Q streets NW.
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