‘In Principle and In Practice’; Downtown Columbus

‘In Principle and In Practice’; Downtown Columbus

Photo: Civic Arts Project
Photo: Civic Arts Project
Basics:
Latitude: 39.961012245803126
Longitude: -83.00250828266144
Neighborhood: River South
Area: Downtown
City: Columbus
State: Ohio
Country: USA
Artist: Malcolm Cochran
Features: Water Feature
Reflecting Pool
Granite
Granite Sculpture
Year Completed: 2006

This sculpture adjacent to the Ohio Judicial Center consists of large granite words that appear to float in a shallow pool.  The words are descriptive of virtues necessary for a properly functioning judicial system.

Key Details:

The sculpture was completed in 2006 by Columbus artist Malcolm Cochran.  The words created with granite lettering are:

Compassion

Equity

Honor

Integrity

Justice

Peace

Reason

Truth

Wisdom

Links:

http://www.sconet.state.oh.us/VisitorInfo/art/catalog.pdf

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