Colline de Mardasson
5-6600 Bastonge Belgium
Oct 5, 2016 – April 5, 2017
It shows President Lincoln pointing to the bedroom in the Wills House where he put the finishing touches on the Gettysburg Address before delivering the short speech at the dedication of The Soldiers National Cemetery, Nov. 19, 1863.
In the artist’s words:
“With this work, I wanted to evoke a time of unity. The moment captured in the embrace of these two strangers encapsulates the spirit of having fought a successful campaign defending our values, and celebrates the expression of sheer joy at the homecoming.” Seward Johnson
Over twenty pieces make up this exhibition of lifelike bronze sculptures that will be installed in mid-May, and will remain in Saginaw through September. The “Art and About” display, sponsored by many local businesses and organizations, is coordinated by the Saginaw Riverfront Development Commission.