Owensboro Museum of Fine Art
901 Frederica Street, Owensboro, KY

Commission: $50,000

Alton and Margaret Puckett Foundation

Sponsor: Established in 1977, the Owensboro Museum ofFine Art has a permanent collection that includes American, European and Asian fine and decorative arts dating from the 15th century to the present. Through exhibitions and educational programming, the museum expands and enhances the cultural environment of the region.

Site: The Museum features three wings which combine to create the architectural concept of the “village environment”and includes a 1909 Carnegie Library, a post-modern masonry wing and a pre-Civil War era Georgian structure with Italianate influences. The wings are joined by a soaring glass, masonry and metal Atrium. The sculpture chosen will be installed at an appropriate site on the property.


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