My latest for The Forward

“It was the biggest painting in the world — how could it just disappear?”

I hope you’ll follow along my journey as I uncover the forgotten story of a colossal painted Gina Lollobrigida mural, a spicy midcentury movie stunt once billed as the world’s largest oil painting. Guarded by two armed guards during its national tour, this colossal artwork even stopped at the sorely missed Old Penn Station -sob – Old Penn. But what happened to the painting after that? And who was the artist behind the painting? Can you see it now?!

Fun to write!

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