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

Family – Sculpture

Family – Sculpture

Anidonts

Anidonts

Ellen Hixon

Ellen Hixon

King Gambrinus

King Gambrinus

Fledgling – Sculpture

Fledgling – Sculpture

An Educator’s Tools – Sculpture

An Educator’s Tools – Sculpture

Dancing Francis

Dancing Francis

Le Pineau – Sculpture

Le Pineau – Sculpture

Dancing Clare

Dancing Clare

Herons of La Crosse Sculptures

Herons of La Crosse Sculptures

Eagle Landmark – Sculpture

Eagle Landmark – Sculpture

Hixon Memorial

Hixon Memorial

Harmony and Peace

Harmony and Peace

Reflections

Reflections

A Simpler Time

A Simpler Time

Adolf and Helga Gundersen

Adolf and Helga Gundersen

Invitation to Imagination – Sculpture

Invitation to Imagination – Sculpture

Dancers – Sculpture

Dancers – Sculpture

The Four Muses

The Four Muses

Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe

Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe

Lyra

Lyra

Confluence

Confluence

Mary of the Angels Chapel

Mary of the Angels Chapel

The La Crosse Players

The La Crosse Players

Ribbon V – Sculpture

Ribbon V – Sculpture

Gideon Hixon

Gideon Hixon

Water Over the Dam

Water Over the Dam

Veterans Memorial Field Eagle – Sculpture

Veterans Memorial Field Eagle – Sculpture

Boy with Butterfly

Boy with Butterfly

Hiawatha

Hiawatha