STREAMING NOW: Watch Now

Art Spaces and the Vigo County Public Library unveil new sculpture

Art Spaces, Inc. unveiled a new sculpture honoring a well known Terre Haute writer.

Posted: Apr 26, 2019 6:17 PM
Updated: Apr 26, 2019 7:19 PM

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (WTHI) - Downtown Terre Haute is now a little bit prettier.

Art Spaces, Inc. unveiled a new sculpture honoring a well known Terre Haute writer.

Theodore Dreiser is known as the father of American naturalism.

He wrote eight books and several short stories

On Friday, Art Spaces Inc. and the Vigo County Public Library held a special dedication.

Members say it celebrates Dreiser's life and legacy.

Urban Rock Design created the sculpture.

The design studio works in public art planning.

Article Comments

Terre Haute
Overcast
32° wxIcon
Hi: 37° Lo: 28°
Feels Like: 26°
Robinson
Overcast
31° wxIcon
Hi: 36° Lo: 26°
Feels Like: 31°
Indianapolis
Overcast
32° wxIcon
Hi: 35° Lo: 28°
Feels Like: 27°
Rockville
Overcast
32° wxIcon
Hi: 35° Lo: 28°
Feels Like: 27°
Casey
Overcast
30° wxIcon
Hi: 35° Lo: 26°
Feels Like: 25°
Brazil
Overcast
32° wxIcon
Hi: 36° Lo: 29°
Feels Like: 26°
Marshall
Overcast
32° wxIcon
Hi: 36° Lo: 27°
Feels Like: 27°
A few light sprinkles and snowflakes.
WTHI Planner
WTHI Temps
WTHI Radar

Latest Video

Image

Wednesday: Mostly cloudy, sprinkles/snowflakes. High: 36

Image

Olney Robinson

Image

THN Cloverdale

Image

Casey-Westfield/Marshall

Image

Rose-Hulman partners with Camp Navigate to teach kids computer science

Image

New signs featuring state championship wins placed on State Road 63 in Vermillion County

Image

Rick's Rallies

Image

ISU Baseball

Image

Dustin Maxfield

Image

Hey Kevin 1-28

WTHI Events