Wednesday, November 28, 2007

Irv Kupcinet Memorial

Irv Kupcinet's hands are welcoming towards what was once the site of Chicago Sun Times building ... which was demolished and now in it's place stands the Trump Tower ...

Irv Kupcinet Memorial
Sculptor: Preston Jackson
Completed: 2006
Donated by the Kupcinet Family and Friends
City of Chicago Public Art Collection...
Richard M.Daley, Mayor..

The plaque reads...
"Irv Kupcinet 'Mr Chicago' embodied the city he loved with all his energy and enthusiasm. In his "Chicago Sun Times" column and on his television shows. Kup was honest, accurate and fair, and his commitment to charity was one we should all aspire to match." - Mayor Richard M Daley ...
Donated by Kuv's Friends and Family..

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