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American Indian sculpture in Rapid City garden raising funds

December 23, 2013 in Uncategorized

RAPID CITY (AP) — Fundraising has begun for a planned American Indian sculpture garden in Rapid City’s downtown. KOTA television reported the First Nations Sculpture Garden will feature cast bronze portraits of honored men who span several genera…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Sculpture park group pledges 3-year timeframe

July 23, 2013 in The Daily Republic

RAPID CITY (AP) A group proposing a Native American sculpture park in Rapid City says construction would begin within three years once the city gives final approval.
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GIAGO: Covert racism or plain stupidity? That is the question

July 22, 2013 in The Daily Republic

The Rapid City Department of Parks and Recreation Advisory Board voted 4-3 to deny Native Americans the opportunity to place four bronze busts of famous Native Americans in Rapid City’s Halley Park.
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Crazy Horse blast commemorates 65th anniversary

June 4, 2013 in The Daily Republic

SIOUX FALLS (AP) The mammoth Crazy Horse mountain carving in South Dakota’s Black Hills is commemorating the 65th anniversary of the monument’s dedication with a morning blast.
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Crazy Horse commemorates 65th anniversary

June 3, 2013 in The Daily Republic

Monday marks the 65th anniversary of the dedication of the Crazy Horse Memorial and the first mountain blast.
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Trail of Governor statues to be dedicated June 14

May 31, 2013 in The Daily Republic

PIERRE (AP) The bronze statues of former South Dakota governors Frank Farrar, Harvey Wollman and Bill Janklow will be unveiled during a July 14 event in the state Capitol Rotunda.
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SD horse sculpture to be in international exhibit

May 7, 2013 in The Daily Republic

The Horse Effigy dance stick will be included in an exhibit featuring American Indian art from the Great Plains that will be displayed over the two next years at the Quai Branly Museum in Paris, the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York and the Nelson-Atkins Museum in Kansas City, Mo.
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Crazy Horse honors Ziolkowski with 800-ton blast

May 3, 2013 in The Daily Republic

CRAZY HORSE MEMORIAL (AP) Crazy Horse Memorial is commemorating the 66th anniversary of sculptor Korczak Ziolkowski moving to the Black Hills to begin work on the carving.
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Former SD Gov. Farrar to be honored with statue

February 25, 2013 in The Daily Republic

PIERRE (AP) A life-size bronze statue of former South Dakota Gov. Frank Farrar is being added to the state’s Trail of Governors project in Pierre.
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Wollman comes eye-to-eye with sculpture of self

February 2, 2013 in The Daily Republic

When done, statue will be included on Trail of Governors.
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