Raised River

PROJECT: Inspired by the nearby Wolf River and mighty Mississippi River that anchor the city of Memphis, this 15’ tall by 10’ wide, by 100’ long sculpture draws the eye upward to engage pedestrians and cyclists on the multi-purpose trail, as well as those driving alongside it.

RESPONSIBILITIES: Project facilitation and approval of project milestones, acted as liaison between artist, fabricator, client, selection committee and City Engineering representative, performed construction administration, and assisted with dedication ceremony.

PROJECT TEAM: Colin Kidder | Youngblood Studio | Wolf River Conservancy | UrbanArt Commission | City of Memphis