Tag Archives: sculpture

Foto Friday – Wisdom

Wisdom” , a 25 ft bronze owl sculpture overlooks Hemming Plaza from its perch on the corner of the Jacksonville Downtown Library.  Created by Washington-based artist Larry Kirkland and installed in March 2005, the sculpture is part of Jacksonville’s Art in Public Places.

Library mascot

Foto Friday – Old Spanish Trail Historic Marker

As many times as I have been to St. Augustine , last weekend was the first time I noticed this historic marker, located just outside the Visitor Center.

Old Spanish Trail Historic Marker

Here is the inscription:

IMG_0387Old Spanish Trail Zero Milestone

St. Augustine, Fla to San Diego, Calif

Erected and dedicated by The Exchange Club of St. Augustine   A.D. 1928

 

One Spark Jacksonville

Sculpture on display in Hemming Park at One Spark Jacksonville

For 5 days, April 17-21, One Spark  lights up downtown Jacksonville.  One Spark gives creators, artists , entrepreneurs and innovators a venue to showcase their work.  And there’s $250,000 to be distributed based on public vote.

You’ll enjoy speakers, food, music and entertainment.  So come downtown and join  the festivities!