‘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…

Christopher Lyman Magee Memorial; Oakland, Pittsburgh

[caption id="attachment_13287" align="alignnone" width="1200"] Photo: Civic Arts Project[/caption] Basics: Latitude: [wpgeo_latitude] Longitude: [wpgeo_longitude] Area: Central Oakland Neighborhood: Oakland City: Pittsburgh State: Pennsylvania Country: USA Subjects: Christopher Lyman Magee William Shakespeare Cornucopia Artist: Augustus Saint-Gaudens Features: Bas-relief Bronze Sculpture Year Completed: 1908 Listing: National Register of Historic Places Name: Schenley Farms…

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:…

‘Dippy’; Oakland, Pittsburgh

[caption id="attachment_13294" align="alignnone" width="1200"] Photo: Civic Arts Project[/caption] Basics: Latitude: [wpgeo_latitude] Longitude: [wpgeo_longitude] Area: Central Oakland Neighborhood: Oakland City: Pittsburgh State: Pennsylvania Country: USA Subjects: Diplodocus carnegii Andrew Carnegie Artist: Unknown Curator: Carnegie Museum of Natural History Features: Fiberglass Sculpture Fiberglass Year Completed: 1999 Listing: National Register of Historic Places…

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…

Union Station Arch; Arena District, Columbus

[caption id="attachment_13003" align="alignnone" width="1200"] Photo: Civic Arts Project[/caption] Basics: Latitude: [wpgeo_latitude] Longitude: [wpgeo_longitude] Address: 218 West Street Neighborhood: Arena District District: Downtown City: Columbus State: Ohio Country: USA Style: Beaux Arts Architects (Original): Daniel Burnham Features: Terracotta Adaptive Reuse Gateway Arch Arcade Corinthian Column Year Completed: 1897 Year Demolished: 1979…

USS Ohio Figurehead, Downtown Columbus

[caption id="attachment_12964" align="alignnone" width="1200"] Photo: Civic Arts Project[/caption] Basics: Latitude: [wpgeo_latitude], Longitude: [wpgeo_longitude] District: River South Neighborhood: Downtown City: Columbus State: Ohio Country: USA Artist: Unknown (original) James Mason (restoration) Features: Figurehead Pocket Park Bronze Sculpture Red Brick Landscape Wall Brick Wall Year Completed: 1901 Year Relocated: 1923 Year Restored:…

Ohio Statehouse; Downtown Columbus

[caption id="attachment_12922" 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 Alternative Name: Ohio State Capitol Use: Government Style: Greek Revival Architect (Original): Henry Walter Martin E. Thompson Thomas Cole Nathan B. Kelley Features: Cupola Doric Columns…

Lincoln Memorial; National Mall, Washington, DC

[caption id="attachment_12378" 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: Abraham Lincoln Martin Luther King, Jr. Architect: Henry Bacon Sculptor: Daniel Chester French Mural Artist: Jules Guerin Style: Beaux Arts Features: Doric Columns Colonnade Frieze…

Schlee-Kemmler Building; Downtown Columbus

[caption id="attachment_12846" align="alignnone" width="1200"] Photo: Civic Arts Project[/caption] Basics: Latitude: [wpgeo_latitude] Longitude: [wpgeo_longitude] Neighborhood: River South District: Downtown City: Columbus State: Ohio Country: USA Style: Romanesque Architect: Dauben Krum & Riebel Use: Mixed-Use Features: Stone Facade Limestone Facade Cornice Pilaster Arch Carved Stone Year Built: 1895 Listing: National Register of…

Harmony Museum; Harmony, Pennsylvania

[caption id="attachment_12825" align="alignnone" width="1200"] Photo: Civic Arts Project[/caption] Basics: Latitude: [wpgeo_latitude] Longitude: [wpgeo_longitude] Borough: Harmony State: Pennsylvania Country: USA Subject: Harmony Society Mennonite George Washington Christopher Gist George Rapp Use: History Museum Features: Museum Painted Brick Facade Adaptive Reuse Year Built: 1809 Architect: Unknown Listing: National Register of Historic Places…

Butler Masonic Temple; Butler, Pennsylvania

[caption id="attachment_12797" align="alignnone" width="1080"] Photo: Civic Arts Project[/caption] Basics: Latitude: [wpgeo_latitude], Longitude: [wpgeo_longitude] City: Butler State: Pennsylvania Country: USA Serves: Victory Lodge #694 Butler Lodge #272 William H. Miller Lodge #769 Use: Masonic Temple Features: Stone Facade Doric Columns Freize Entablature Cornice Carved Stone Year Built: 1910 Architect: Unknown Style:…

Butler County National Bank; Downtown Butler, Pennsylvania

[caption id="attachment_12776" align="alignnone" width="1080"] Photo: Civic Arts Project[/caption] Basics: Location: [wpgeo_latitude], [wpgeo_longitude] City: Butler State: Pennsylvania Country: USA Alternative Names: Butler Branch Mellon Bank Lafayette Building Use: Mixed-Use Features: Brick Facade Red Brick Cornice Copper Cornice Limestone Cornice Keystone Carved Stone Corner Building Year Built: 1903 Architect: Mowbray and Uffinger…

Cultural Arts Center, Downtown Columbus

[caption id="attachment_12515" align="alignnone" width="1080"] Photo: Civic Arts Project[/caption] Basics: Location: [wpgeo_latitude], [wpgeo_longitude] District: River South Neighborhood: Downtown City: Columbus State: Ohio Country: USA Architect: Unknown Style: Italianate Features: Brick Facade Red Brick Adaptive Reuse Cornice Turret Year Completed: 1861 Year Restored: 1978 Listing: National Register of Historic Places Listing Name:…

Vietnam Veterans Memorial; National Mall, District of Columbia

Basics: Location: [wpgeo_latitude], [wpgeo_longitude] Park: Constitution Gardens Neighborhood: The National Mall & Memorial Parks Federal District: District of Columbia Country: USA Subject: Vietnam War Architect: Maya Lin Features: Gabbro Stone Sculpture Jurisdiction: National Park Service National Park: National Mall & Memorial Parks Year Completed: 1982 Listing: National Register of Historic…

Pratt Street Power Plant; Inner Harbor, Baltimore

Basics: Location: [wpgeo_latitude], [wpgeo_longitude] Neighborhood: Inner Harbor City: Baltimore State: Maryland Country USA Type: Mixed-Use Architect: Baldwin & Pennington Materials: Brick Terracotta Features: Brick Facade Balcony Adaptive Reuse Industrial Completed: 1909 Listing: National Register of Historic Places Register No.: 87000564 This creative adaptive reuse of a massive and notable structure…