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Little Sprout , 2003

by Albert Rhea

 

Mediums: Stainless Steel

Location: West; Linden Market 132nd and Dodge

Owner: Lozier Company

Additional Information: Part of 19 abstract Stainless Steel figures by the artist.


Monument to Labor , 2003

by Matthew J. Placzek

 

Mediums: Steel

Location: Downtown, Omaha-Council Bluffs Bridge; 601 Riverfront Drive near the river

Owner: City of Omaha

Additional Information: This monument is a salute to the dedication and hard work of all those who built the city of Omaha. It is the second largest labor monument in the United States.


Pioneer Courage Park , 2003-2009

by Blair Buswell; Edward Fraughton

 

Mediums: Bronze

Location: Downtown; 14th Street and Capitol

Owner: First National Bank

Additional Information: In conjunction with the Spirit of Nebraska Wilderness Park, the gateway into Omaha's central business district is transformed into the Gateway of the West with this one-of-a-kind tribute to the people who settled this great land. Pioneer Courage is an homage to the bravery, courage and entrepreneurial spirit that defined a generation and left an indelible impact on the American culture. Pioneer Courage Park is the result of the first collaboration between Utah sculptors Blair Buswell and Edward Fraughton. When the pioneers first traversed Nebraska, they would have seen a wild expanse spreading out before them, with no man-made object to obstruct their view.


Sweeper , 2003

by Raymon Anderson

 

Mediums: Bronze

Location: West; Tranquility Soccer Fields 12222 West Maple Street - closer to 124th and Fort

Owner: City of Omaha

Additional Information: Edward and Georgena Eggleston, former residents of Norfolk, Nebraska and long associated with the sport of soccer, donated the sculpture to the City of Omaha to display at the popular Tranquility Park Soccer fields. The goal of the statue is to encourage wider interest in art.


Time Capsules , 2003

by Jim and Herman Moser

 

Mediums: Steel

Location: Gene Leahy Mall; Gene Leahy Mall, east of the 10th Street Bridge between Farnam & Douglas. Sculpture is in the water.

Owner: City of Omaha

Series: Wind & Water Exhibition

Additional Information: The cattail, a quintessential symbol and survivor of the plains, is the essence of wind and water. Its form has an evolved, aesthetic beauty that serves as a container for complex and diverse information. The artists seem them as historical scrapbooks in capsule form.


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