Looking Forward - Houston, Texas
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member JimmyEv
N 29° 45.190 W 095° 22.086
15R E 271005 N 3293784
Quick Description: [No longer there!!!] David Addickes seems to be on a mission to populate the world - the Houston area in particular - with big sculpture. In 2006, he added this sculpture to an abandoned bank drive-in.
Location: Texas, United States
Date Posted: 5/24/2008 6:55:50 AM
Waymark Code: WM3VWF
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher
Views: 39

Long Description:
Other works in the area by David Addickes include the giant President heads being installed in Pearland; the huge statue of Sam Houston on I-45 in Huntsville; the equally huge statue of Stephen F. Austin on Highway 288 south of Angleton; the four towering Beatles behind his studio off Washington Avenue, slated to be installed along I-10 west of downtown; and the smaller Virtuoso in the Theater District.


Skyline District
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Name or use 'Unknown' if not known: Looking Ahead

Figure Type: Human

Artist Name or use 'Unknown' if not known: David Addickes

Materials used: Concrete

Location: Along the METRO rail line downtown

Date created or placed or use 'Unknown' if not known: Not listed

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