A Simpler Time

Artist: Michael Martino
Location: Riverside Park, near the levee
Set along the banks of the Mississippi River, “A Simpler Time” includes a life-size sculpture of children and their dog.  The design of the sculpture is a traditional figurative bronze that depicts an old tradition of greeting the boats on the river.  The piece is surrounded by inlayed bricks which incorporate the names of the project contributors.

Riverside Park

Dancing Clare

Dancing Clare

Lyra

Lyra

Family – Sculpture

Family – Sculpture

Ribbon V – Sculpture

Ribbon V – Sculpture

The La Crosse Players

The La Crosse Players

Dancing Francis

Dancing Francis

King Gambrinus

King Gambrinus

An Educator’s Tools – Sculpture

An Educator’s Tools – Sculpture

A Simpler Time

A Simpler Time

Hiawatha

Hiawatha

Hixon Memorial

Hixon Memorial

Ellen Hixon

Ellen Hixon

Fledgling – Sculpture

Fledgling – Sculpture

Water Over the Dam

Water Over the Dam

Herons of La Crosse Sculptures

Herons of La Crosse Sculptures

Adolf and Helga Gundersen

Adolf and Helga Gundersen

Mary of the Angels Chapel

Mary of the Angels Chapel

The Four Muses

The Four Muses

Invitation to Imagination – Sculpture

Invitation to Imagination – Sculpture

Confluence

Confluence

Eagle Landmark – Sculpture

Eagle Landmark – Sculpture

Gideon Hixon

Gideon Hixon

Veterans Memorial Field Eagle – Sculpture

Veterans Memorial Field Eagle – Sculpture

Harmony and Peace

Harmony and Peace

Anidonts

Anidonts

Boy with Butterfly

Boy with Butterfly

Le Pineau – Sculpture

Le Pineau – Sculpture

Reflections

Reflections

Dancers – Sculpture

Dancers – Sculpture

Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe

Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe