Downtown Art

The “Earth” Without “Art” is Just “Eh.”

Have you found all of the public art pieces downtown? The following 4 sculptures can be found along Center Street. These pieces are selected by a diverse committee of art-minded community members and changed out annually. Don’t like what you see? Don’t worry, a group of fresh pieces will be unveiled each October. 

  • Don

    Don

    About the Artist: Jonathan Bowling grew up on a small farm in Kentucky, where the Appalachian Mountains melt into the rolling hills of the Bluegrass. His first sculptural efforts were the simple games of childhood--fieldstone castles, a bridle of hay twine, a driftwood armada. As a teenager in the [...]

  • Humble

    Humble

    About the Artist: Benton & Sons Fabrication Company “Humble” is a Dilophosaurus which was generally about 27 feet long and weighed 880 pounds.  It is known from fossil remains found in the Kayenta formation of Arizona. This rock formation has been dated to the early Jurassic Period about [...]

  • Skywalker

    Skywalker

    About the Artist: Ray Katz My sculpture is abstract. The abstract manipulation of form in space to create visual balance, using rhythm, action and movement, combine to create compositions that convey the implied energy found in my work. The sculptures allude to an evolutionary process that we all [...]

  • Sounds of the Elements

    Sounds of the Elements

    About the Artist: Hanna Jubran “Sounds of the Elements” is about the concept and effects of music on people. The main form of the sculpture is fabricated from stainless steel and mimics the shape of a musician’s musical fork. The cast bronze dome represents the percussion elements of [...]