Friday, June 1, 2012

Streeterville [Hope - by Robert Indiana]

The famous "Love" sculpture in Philadelphia, has an "iconic mate"in Chicago; "Hope"!
It's at display in the Hancock Center Plaza..

The plaque reads..

Indiana defined a generation with his masterpiece LOVE and with HOPE, Love's iconic mate, he has created a timeless and new positive message for the future. 
 "Hope 72"
by Robert Indiana  [b. 1928, USA]
 Stainless Steel
From the private collection of Michael Mc Kenzie / American Image.
Presented by KM Fine Arts.



Above image, "Love" oin Philadelphia
Below image, "Hope" in Chicago..

And now I learn that the origianl LOVE sculpture is at
located at the  Indianapolis Museum of Art [IMA].  Hopefully a trip is on way..


An excuse to put one of my favourite outdoor stariways at the Hancock Center Plaza...

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