December 23, 2013 in Uncategorized
RAPID CITY (AP) â Fundraising has begun for a planned American Indian sculpture garden in Rapid Cityâs 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
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
February 2, 2013 in The Daily Republic
When done, statue will be included on Trail of Governors.