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Gary’s peace train

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Nestled in a tiny alcove off of Central Park West sits Strawberry Fields, 2.5 acres dedicated to the late John Lennon.  A mosaic of the word “Imagine” sits in the center and draws crowds from all over the world who photograph the rose-covered symbol. Daily, for the past eight years, Ayrton “Gary” Dos Santos has created what he calls a work of art in the form of a peace sign on the mosaic.  Gary, the so-called “Mayor of Strawberry Fields,” said of his work, “The people want peace, and they love what I do.” (more…)