Linda Barnicott http://wesa.fm en Pittsburgh Artist Finds Inspiration in a Century-Old Timepiece http://wesa.fm/post/pittsburgh-artist-finds-inspiration-century-old-timepiece <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">After a century in downtown Pittsburgh, residents of the city can still recall telling friends and family to “meet me under the </span>Kaufmann’s<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Clock.” The bronze ornamental clock, which still hangs at the corner of Smithfield Street and Fifth Avenue, has served as a meeting place for </span>Pittsburghers<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> for years. Macy's celebrates the clock's </span>100th<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> anniversary with a city proclamation of May </span>17th<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> as </span><a href="http://www.post-gazette.com/stories/local/neighborhoods-city/meet-me-under-the-clock-the-kaufmanns-clock-turns-100-684405/" style="line-height: 1.5;">"Meet Me Under the Clock Day"</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> as well as </span><a href="http://www1.macys.com/store/event/index.ognc?action=locatorSearch&amp;ZipCode=15219" style="line-height: 1.5;">events </a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">surrounding this cherished </span>Kaufmann's<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> tradition.</span></p><p> Fri, 17 May 2013 15:30:47 +0000 Katherine Blackley 9733 at http://wesa.fm Pittsburgh Artist Finds Inspiration in a Century-Old Timepiece