'Knock-Knock' jokes at Jessica Ridgeway Memorial Park - Westminster, CO
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Outspoken1
N 39° 53.413 W 105° 06.734
13S E 490404 N 4415578
Quick Description: This kinetic art piece of 'knock-knock' jokes requires you to walk in a ever-shrinking circle to read all the jokes. This piece honors young Jessica Ridgeway who was abducted and murdered in 2012. Watch the video for all the jokes!
Location: Colorado, United States
Date Posted: 11/5/2013 5:57:43 PM
Waymark Code: WMJDWP
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
Views: 8

Long Description:
Formerly Chelsea Park, this small park in Westminster, Colorado, USA was renovated and renamed Jessica Ridgeway Memorial Park in honor of the young girl who played here whose life was cut short by violence. More information about the case may be found at (visit link) , but I would rather focus on the healing aspect of this art piece.

Jessica loved 'knock-knock' jokes. These jokes were gathered by the city from Jessica's friends and schoolmates. To read all the jokes, the viewer must turn in an ever-smaller circle, much as we did as children when we just spun around for fun. The park is dominated by the color purple, which was Jessica's favorite color. Watch the video at (visit link) to hear the jokes and enjoy the kinetic wonder (about 2 minutes long).
Title of Piece: 'Knock-Knock'

Artist: City of Westminster

Material/Media: Sand-blasted Concrete with acrylic paint

Date of Creation or Placement: August 2013

Location (specific park, transit center, library, etc.): Jessica Ridgeway Memorial Park

Web link(s) for additional information: [Web Link]

Web link(s) to YouTube or other video: [Web Link]

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