Stevie Ray Vaughan Memorial

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Stevie Ray Vaughan Memorial
Stevie Ray Vaughan Memorial Helmick.jpg
The sculpture in 2011
ArtistRalph Helmick
Year1993
TypeSculpture
MediumBronze
SubjectStevie Ray Vaughan
Dimensions240 cm × 110 cm × 400 cm (94 in × 43 in × 156 in); [1]
LocationAustin, Texas, United States
Coordinates30°15′47″N 97°45′02″W / 30.263109°N 97.750672°W / 30.263109; -97.750672Coordinates: 30°15′47″N 97°45′02″W / 30.263109°N 97.750672°W / 30.263109; -97.750672

Stevie Ray Vaughan Memorial is a bronze sculpture of Stevie Ray Vaughan by Ralph Helmick, in Austin, Texas, United States.

Description and history[edit]

Located at Auditorium Shores, Lady Bird Lake in Austin, it was fabricated in 1993 by Argos Foundry of Brewster, New York.[1] The work was installed in 1994 and is maintained by Austin Parks & Recreation.[2] It has become a popular tourist attraction,[3] and often has flowers and other devotions at its base.[4] The shadow of the statue has the appearance of Vaughan playing the guitar.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Stevie Ray Vaughan Memorial". helmicksculpture. 2018-01-25. Retrieved 2020-01-24.
  2. ^ Stevie Ray Vaughan Memorial
  3. ^ Memorial
  4. ^ Stevie Ray Vaughan Statue