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PUBLIC ART

Conservation

Public Art Stewardship is a fundamental component of Madison's Public Art Plan. We provide ongoing maintenance, monitor the collection, and work with the community to develop plans for specific sculptures that are selected "works at risk." MAC is currently updating our public art inventory and condition assessment for the City's outdoor sculpture. We know that many of the City's sculptures are in need of some conservation. Conservation and maintenance of the City's outdoor art treasures requires community input and involvement. We welcome your support of Madison's Art's Treasures.

2007 Madison Sculpture Conservation Survey (PDF 38.5MB)

Conservation Updates

Completed Projects

  • Liberty (1951), replica of Frederic Auguste Bartholdi's Statue of Liberty
  • Learn more about how the community saved Let the Great Spirit Soar (also referred to as Effigy Tree (wood 1991, bronze 2009), Harry Whitehorse

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Annie Stewart Memorial Fountain
By Frederic J. Clasgens

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Annie Stewart Memorial Fountain
By Frederic J. Clasgens

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Annie Stewart Memorial Fountain
By Frederic J. Clasgens

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Gateway Project

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Gateway Project