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Artists create 58 portraits of Las Vegas shooting victims

Portraits of the 58 people killed in last year's mass shooting in Las Vegas will go on display Monday after artists from around the world donated their time to memorialize the victims.

The paintings, drawings and digital art will be displayed at a county building in Las Vegas until Oct. 19, when they are to be given to the victims' families.

Artist Ellen Abramo said she organized the effort after participating in a similar project commemorating the 49 victims of the 2016 mass shooting at an Orlando, Florida, nightclub.

Abramo said she hopes the portraits of those killed at the Las Vegas Strip country music festival are meaningful gifts that show the families who have...

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