‘Stephen Foster’; Oakland, Pittsburgh

[caption id="attachment_13292" align="alignnone" width="1200"] Photo: Civic Arts Project[/caption] This controversial bronze sculpture features the famous American composer Stephen Collins Foster drawing inspiration from a raggedly-dressed banjo-playing slave at his feet. Basics: Latitude: [wpgeo_latitude] Longitude: [wpgeo_longitude] Area: Central Oakland Neighborhood: Oakland City: Pittsburgh State: Pennsylvania Country: USA Subjects: Stephen Collins Foster…

McKinley Memorial; Downtown Columbus

[caption id="attachment_13396" align="alignnone" width="1200"] Photo: Civic Arts Project[/caption] Basics: Latitude: [wpgeo_latitude] Longitude: [wpgeo_longitude] Neighborhood: Capitol Square District: Downtown City: Columbus State: Ohio Country: USA Subjects: William McKinley Peace Prosperity Artist: Hermon Atkins MacNeil Features: Bronze Bronze Sculpture Year Completed: 1906 This prominent memorial to Ohio native and the 25th President…

Doughboy Ohio World War Memorial; Downtown Columbus

[caption id="attachment_13386" align="alignnone" width="1200"] Photo: Civic Arts Project[/caption] Basics: Latitude: [wpgeo_latitude] Longitude: [wpgeo_longitude] Neighborhood: Capitol Square District: Downtown City: Columbus State: Ohio Country: USA Subjects: World War I Doughboy Artist: Arthur Ivone Features: Bronze Bronze Sculpture Year Completed: 1930 This bronze sculpture guards the west entrance of the Ohio Statehouse…

Mary Schenley Memorial Fountain; Oakland, Pittsburgh

[caption id="attachment_13283" align="alignnone" width="1200"] Photo: Civic Arts Poject[/caption] Basics: Latitude: [wpgeo_latitude] Longitude: [wpgeo_longitude] Area: Central Oakland Neighborhood: Oakland City: Pittsburgh State: Pennsylvania Country: USA Alternative Name: A Song to Nature Subjects: Mary Schenley Pan Greek Mythology Artist: Victor David Brenner Features: Bronze Bronze Fountain Granite Sculpture Water Feature Year Completed:…

‘Spirit Of Ninety Eight’; Downtown Columbus

[caption id="attachment_13189" align="alignnone" width="1200"] Photo: Civic Arts Project[/caption] Basics: Latitude: [wpgeo_latitude] Longitude: [wpgeo_longitude] Neighborhood: Capitol Square District: Downtown City: Columbus State: Ohio Country: USA Subjects: Spanish American War Artist: Il Jirush Features: Bronze Bronze Sculpture Year Completed: 1928 This bronze sculpture is one of two which grace the west entrance…

Peace Statue; Downtown Columbus

[caption id="attachment_13205" align="alignnone" width="1200"] Photo: Civic Arts Project[/caption] Basics: Latitude: [wpgeo_latitude] Longitude: [wpgeo_longitude] Neighborhood: Capitol Square District: Downtown City: Columbus State: Ohio Country: USA Subjects: American Civil War Grand Army of the Republic National Women's Relief Corps Artist: Bruce Wilder Saville Features: Bronze Bronze Sculpture Year Completed: 1923 The Peace…

Friedrich Schiller Statue; German Village, Columbus

[caption id="attachment_13069" align="alignnone" width="1200"] Photo: Civic Arts Project[/caption] Basics: Latitude: [wpgeo_latitude] Longitude: [wpgeo_longitude] Park: Schiller Park Neighborhood: German Village City: Columbus State: Ohio Country: USA Subject: Johann Christoph Friedrich von Schiller Artist: Maximilian von Widnmann Features: Bronze Bronze Sculpture Year Completed: 1891 Listing: National Register of Historic Places Name: German…

‘National WWII Memorial’; National Mall, District of Columbia

[caption id="attachment_12363" align="alignnone" width="1080"] Photo: Civic Arts Project[/caption] Basics: Latitude: [wpgeo_latitude], Longitude: [wpgeo_longitude] Neighborhood: West Potomac Park Federal District: District of Columbia Country: USA Subjects: World War II Architects: Friedrich St.Florian Leo A Daly Hartman-Cox Architects Oehme van Sweden & Associates Sculptor: Raymond Kaskey Stone Carver: Nick Benson Features: Water…

‘The Thinker’; University of Louisville Campus

[caption id="attachment_12600" align="alignnone" width="1080"] Photo: Civic Arts Project[/caption] Basics: Location: [wpgeo_latitude], [wpgeo_longitude] Campus: University of Louisville City: Louisville State: Kentucky Country: USA Artist: Auguste Rodin Subject: The Thinker Style: Modern Features: Modern Sculpture Bronze Sculpture Bronze Curator: University of Louisville Year Completed: 1902 (original) 1904 (cast) One of the most…

‘Upright Motive No. 1: Glenkiln Cross’; The Mall, District of Columbia

Basics: Location: [wpgeo_latitude], [wpgeo_longitude] Park: The National Mall Neighborhood: National Mall & Memorial Parks Federal District: District of Columbia Country: USA Curator: Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Sculptor: Henry Moore Features: Bronze Sculpture Modern Sculpture Abstract Sculpture Jurisdiction: National Park Service National Park: National Mall & Memorial Parks Year Completed…

Berlin Victory Column; Tiergarten, Berlin

[caption id="attachment_11768" align="alignnone" width="1080"] Berlin Victory ColumnPhoto: Civic Arts Project[/caption] Basics: Location: [wpgeo_latitude], [wpgeo_longitude] Locality: Tiergarten Borough: Mitte City: Berlin State: Berlin Country: Germany Subject: Goddess Victoria Danish-Prussian War Unification Wars Architect: Heinrich Strack Artists: Moritz Schulz Karl Keil Alexander Calandrelli Albert Wolff Anton von Werner Friedrich Drake Features: Bronze…

Centennial Statue; Coshocton, Ohio

Basics:  Location: [wpgeo_latitude], [wpgeo_longitude] City: Coshocton State: Ohio Country: USA Artist: Alan Cottrill Height: 50 Feet Materials: Bronze Completed: 2004 This wonderful and whimsical bronze sculpture creates a warm welcome to the community's library while commemorating its important role in the City. Key Details: The primary concept of the sculpture…

‘Standing Figure’; Tuileries Garden, Paris

Basics: Location: [wpgeo_latitude], [wpgeo_longitude] Arrondissement: 1st Department: Paris Region: Île-de-France Country: France Artist: Willem de Kooning Style: Abstract Expressionism Material: Bronze Year Completed: 1983 Latitude: [wpgeo_latitude] Longitude: [wpgeo_longitude] Because of its unique appearance, this abstract sculpture by artist Willem de Kooning has a bold presence within the Tuileries Garden. Key…