Mr. Egghead – by Kimber Fiebiger
Natural Wonders - by Michele Moushey Dale
Location: Mount Saint Mary Park, St. Charles.
Love this little Explorer.. easily one of my favorites. There is so many details.. he is sitting on a turtle and there are all kinds of animals incorporated into this piece: fish, toad, flies, bunny, spider and even a bird on his hat.
Women Made Public Art in Chicago
From working as studio assistants to being formally trained, having their own studios, and producing their own masterpieces, women have come a long way..In the 1893 World’s Columbian Exposition held in Chicago, Lorado Taft employed a group of women ssistants, an occurrence that was virtually unheard of at that time. The story goes...
Monument to the Great Northern Migration - by Sculptor: Alison Saar
Bronze / Height: 15ft.
Location: Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Dr. at 26 street.
City of Chicago Public Art CollectionThis bronze figure is a testament to the thousands of African Americans who migrated to Chicago in the early 20th century...
Haymarket Memorial - by Mary Brogger
Location: Desplaines St. between Lake and Randolph Sts..
Description: Bronze, H 15 ft. x W 9 ft. x L 16 ft.
This memorial marks the actual spot where the wagon used as the speaker's platform stood on the evening of May 4, 1886.
The site of Haymarket Tragedy was designated a...
Sky Landing - by Yoko Ono
Unveiling and Dedication Ceremony: October 17, 2016.
Location: Garden of the Phoenix in Jackson Park, East 60th Street on Wooded Island, between Lake Shore Drive and Cornell Drive.
Sky Landing is funded by the nonprofit Project 120, which has been investing in upgrades for the park including planting cherry trees and a visitors...