Tag Archives: Sculpture

Giant Baseball to be Centerpiece of Downtown Montgomery Turn About

Crosswalks and pedestrian areas are being expanded around Riverwalk Stadium, home of the Montgomery Biscuits (Double-A, Southern League).  Plans call for construction of a giant baseball, 25 feet in diameter, at the center of a turn about near the ballpark.  Read more and view photos here.

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Sculpture of Willie Mays to be Unveiled

Birmingham Barons LogoPRESS RELEASE – The Alabama-Mississippi Chapter of the National Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Society is dedicating a sculpture created by local artists Caleb O’ Connor and Craig Wedderspoon as a lasting tribute to former Time Inc. CEO and current Birmingham Barons owner, Don Logan, the Society’s 2015 Legacy of Leadership honoree. Continue reading

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Artist Stitches Ballpark, City Together

Inspired by the stiches on a baseball, artist Derek Parker from North Adams (MA) is installing a new sculpture at Clipper Magazine Stadium, home of the indy pro Lancaster Barnstormers (Atlantic League).  The red-painted metal plates arranged along the walkway in front of the stadium metaphorically stitch together the team’s home and the city around it.  Read more and view photo here.

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