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This is a list of public art in Fort Wayne, Indiana.

This list applies only to works of public art accessible in an outdoor public space. For example, this does not include artwork visible inside a museum.

Most of the works mentioned are sculptures. When this is not the case (i.e. sound installation, for example) it is stated next to the title.

Fort Wayne

Title Artist Year Location/GPS Coordinates Material Dimensions Owner Image
3 Rivers Water Filtration Plant Wilbur Bybee 1933 Three Rivers Water Filtration Plant Indiana limestone 139 relief panels. (Larger panels: each approx. 2 ft. 11 in. × 4 ft. × 3 in.); (Smaller panels: each approx. 1 ft. 11 in. × 2 ft. 11 in. × 3 in.). Three Rivers Water Filtration Plant
Abraham Lincoln: The Hoosier Youth Paul Manship 1932 Lincoln National Life Insurance Company 41°4′25.45″N 85°8′23.47″W / 41.0737361°N 85.1398528°W / 41.0737361; -85.1398528 Bronze Sculpture: approx. 12 ft. 6 in. × 4 ft. 7 in. × 4 ft. 7 in. Lincoln National Corporation Manship's Lincoln 1.jpg
Allen County Courthouse Reliefs Brentwood Tolan 1902 Allen County Courthouse Limestone Allen County Commissioners Allen Co.jpg
American Flyer Robert R. Johnson 1991 Anthis Career Center 41°4′29.72″N 85°8′11.36″W / 41.0749222°N 85.1364889°W / 41.0749222; -85.1364889 Aluminum Sculpture: approx. 13 × 512 × 6 ft. Fort Wayne Community Schools
Angel Unknown Lindenwood Cemetery Marble Sculpture: approx. 66 × 26 × 25 in. Lindenwood Cemetery
Animal in Motion Abbott Pattison 1960 Fort Wayne Museum of Art Bronze Sculpture: 48 × 80 × 40 in. Fort Wayne Museum of Art
Anthony Wayne Brentwood Tolan 1902 Allen County Courthouse Limestone Allen County Commissioners
Anthony Wayne Monument George Etienne Ganiere 1918 Freimann Square Bronze Sculpture: approx. 20 × 13 × 5 ft. City of Fort Wayne Anthony Wayne George Ganiere Statue.JPG
(Anthony Wayne on Horseback) Anthony Wayne Building Aluminum Approx. 9 × 10 × 1 ft. Anthony Wayne Bldg.jpg
Black Prow George Sugarman 1978 Lincoln National Life Insurance Company Metal Sculpture: approx. 7 ft. 4 in. × 7 ft. 1 in. × 7 ft. 4 in. Lincoln National Corporation
Blessed Virgin Unknown 1989 Our Lady of Good Hope Catholic Church Painted Concrete Sculpture: approx. 47 × 19 × 11 in. Our Lady of Good Hope Catholic Church
Blessed Virgin ca. 1955 Precious Blood Catholic Church Marble Statue: approx. 712 ft. × 2 ft. × 18 in. Precious Blood Catholic Church
Blessed Virgin Unknown Queen of Angels Catholic Church Limestone Statue: approx. 10 ft. × 40 in. × 12 in. Queen of Angels Catholic Church
Blessed Virgin Unknown ca. 1943 Poor Sisters of Saint Clare41°4′6.4″N 85°6′13.28″W / 41.068444°N 85.1036889°W / 41.068444; -85.1036889 Painted Concrete, Fieldstone, Mortar & Seashells Statue: approx. 5 ft. × 27 in. × 17 in.; Grotto: 14 × 16 × 5 ft. Poor Sisters of Saint Clare
Christ Unknown 1958 Old Concordia Cemetery Marble Sculpture: approx. 73 × 36 × 36 in. Concordia Cemetery Gardens and Mausoleums
Christ Unknown 1961 Concordia Cemetery Gardens & Mausoleums Marble Sculpture: approx. 6 ft. × 3 ft. × 17 in. Concordia Cemetery Gardens and Mausoleums
Christ Holding a Chalice Unknown ca. 1950 Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception41°4′32.51″N 85°8′16.19″W / 41.0756972°N 85.1378306°W / 41.0756972; -85.1378306 Limestone Sculpture: approx. H. 1712 ft. × Diam. 40 in. Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception (Fort Wayne, Indiana) Christ with Chalace.jpg
Christ in the Garden of Gethsemane William Conrad Severson 1962 Concordia Cemetery Gardens and Mausoleums - Garden of Prayer Granite Sculpture: approx. 8 ft. × 14 in. × 2 ft. 3 in. Concordia Cemetery Gardens and Mausoleums
Christ in the Garden of Gethsemane Unknown Catholic Cemetery Marble Sculpture: approx. 51 × 48 × 16 in. Catholic Cemetery
Christ of Lewis Street Vassano Clementi 1938 130 E. Lewis St Marble Sculpture: approx. 9 ft. 4 in. × 3 ft. × 212 ft. Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception
Center Altar Daprato Statuary Company 1931 Catholic Cemetery Bronze Sculpture: approx. 14 ft. × 82 in. × 22 in. Roman Catholic Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend
Cinderella Salin 1987 Foellinger-Freimann Botanical Conservatory Cast Iron & Paint Sculpture: approx. 312 × 2 × 312 ft. City of Fort Wayne
Civil War Monument Hamilton 1893 Lawton Park 41°5′21.54″N 85°8′5.78″W / 41.0893167°N 85.1349389°W / 41.0893167; -85.1349389 Bronze Sculpture: approx. 10 × 4 × 4 ft. City of Fort Wayne
Crack the Whip John Seward Johnson II 1984 Lincoln National Life Insurance Company41°4′22.63″N 85°8′23.01″W / 41.0729528°N 85.1397250°W / 41.0729528; -85.1397250 Bronze Sculpture: approx. 3 ft. 9 in. × 17 ft. 6 in. × 12 ft. Lincoln National Corporation
Crossings David Evans Black 1984 Fort Wayne Museum of Art 41°4′52.05″N 85°8′9.8″W / 41.0811250°N 85.136056°W / 41.0811250; -85.136056 Steel 18 × 30 × 40 ft. (3 tons) Fort Wayne Museum of Art
Dancing Family Milton Hebald 1970 Fort Wayne Children's Zoo Bronze Sculpture: approx. 60 × 50 × 58 in. Fort Wayne Children's Zoo
David N. Foster Frederick Hibbard 1922 Swinney Park Bronze Sculpture: approx. 9 ft. 6 in. × 42 in. × 3114 in. City of Fort Wayne
Eagles Unknown ca. 1903 203 East Douglas Avenue Limestone Each eagle: approx. 4 × 4 × 4 ft. Fort Wayne Community Schools
Four Angels and Two Crosses Unknown ca. 1949–1950 MacDougal Chapel, Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception Bronze Approx. 5 ft. 4 in. × 17 in. × 3 in. Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception (Fort Wayne, Indiana)
Freedom Robert R. Johnson 1986 Foellinger-Freimann Botanical Conservatory Metal Sculpture: approx. 132 × 120 × 18 in. City of Fort Wayne
(Freeform Abstract) Hector Garcia Sherman Park Concrete & Styrofoam Sculpture: approx. 5 ft. 3 in. × 5 ft. × 10 ft. 10 in. City of Fort Wayne
Galapagos Tortoise Tom Tischler 1985 Fort Wayne Children's Zoo Bronze Approx. 32 × 57 × 24 in. Fort Wayne Children's Zoo
General Henry W. Lawton Monument Frederick Hibbard ca. 1920 Lakeside Park Bronze Sculpture: approx. 1012 × 4 × 4 ft. Lakeside Park
George Washington Brentwood Tolan 1902 Allen County Courthouse Limestone Allen County Commissioners
Helitec I Timothy Doyle 1980 Fort Wayne Museum of Art Indiana Limestone & Stainless Steel Sculpture: approx. 6 ft. 2 in. × 55 in. × 2 ft. Fort Wayne Museum of Art
Indiana Landscape Briant & 18 artists 1984 Neff Hall, Indiana University – Purdue University Fort Wayne campus Ceramic Approx. 12 ft. 6 in. × 16 ft. 6 in. × 3 ft. 9 in. Indiana University – Purdue University Fort Wayne
Jesuit Priest Hector Garcia 1976 Bronze Figure: approx. 712 ft. × 2 ft. × 34 in. City of Fort Wayne
Jesus and the Little Children Marshall Fredericks 1962 St. John's Lutheran Church Aluminum Approx. 6 ft. × 8 ft. × 12 in. St. John's Lutheran Church
John Allen Brentwood Tolan 1902 Allen County Courthouse Limestone Allen County Commissioners
John Nuckols Hector Garcia 1985 Hanna Park Bronze or Brass Bust: approx. 28 × 26 × 13 in. City of Fort Wayne
Koala and Platypus Connie Phillips 1987 Fort Wayne Children's Zoo Bronze 2 sculptures. Koala: approx. 29 × 18 × 10 in.; Base: approx. H. 55 in. × Diam. 58 in.; Platypus: approx. 12 × 25 × 8 in.; Base: approx. H. 14 in. × Diam. 45 in. Fort Wayne Children's Zoo
Lafayette Brentwood Tolan 1902 Allen County Courthouse Limestone Allen County Commissioners
Liberty Brentwood Tolan 1902 Allen County Courthouse Dome 41°4′47.38″N 85°8′21.83″W / 41.0798278°N 85.1393972°W / 41.0798278; -85.1393972 Copper Approx. H. 13 ft. 8 in. Allen County Commissioners Allen Co, Court House, finial c. 1900.jpg
Lions Park Monument Unknown 1953 Lions Park Limestone Sculpture: approx. 31 × 27 × 61 in. City of Fort Wayne
Little Turtle Hector Garcia 1976 Bronze Sculpture: approx. 9 ft. 6 in. × 37 in. × 16 in. Fort Wayne Historical Society
LVII Bill Barrett 1987 Lincoln National Life Insurance Company Aluminum Sculpture: approx. 10 ft. 3 in. × 6 ft. 7 in. × 4 ft. 10 in. Lincoln National Corporation
Lifestarts Eric Ernstberger 1991 Lutheran Hospital of Indiana 41°2′19.63″N 85°14′55.27″W / 41.0387861°N 85.2486861°W / 41.0387861; -85.2486861 Stainless steel Approx. 16 ft. 4 in. × 3312 ft. × 4 ft. Lutheran Hospital of Indiana
Moses and St. Paul Unknown 1925 Trinity English Evangelical Lutheran Church 41°4′37.5″N 85°8′41.2″W / 41.077083°N 85.144778°W / 41.077083; -85.144778 Limestone Approx. 6 × 2 × 2 ft. Trinity English Evangelical Lutheran Church
Mother Seton Allison Adams 1987 Catholic Cemetery Indiana limestone Approx. 15 ft. × 6 ft. × 10 in. Roman Catholic Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend
Mystery of Faith Bert Gast 1973 Catholic Cemetery, 3500 Lake Avenue Barre granite Sculpture: approx. H. 17 ft. 9 in. × Diam. 4 ft. 8 in. Catholic Cemetery Association
Old Aqueduct Club Monument M.S. Mahurin 1923 Orff Park 41°4′41.89″N 85°9′12.74″W / 41.0783028°N 85.1535389°W / 41.0783028; -85.1535389 Limestone Sculpture: approx. 6 ft. × 4612 in. × 24 in. City of Fort Wayne
Old Aqueduct Club memorial
Olen J. Pond Memorial Frederick Hibbard 1930 Memorial Park Limestone Sculpture: approx. 6 ft. × 28 in. × 16 in. City of Fort Wayne
Our Lady Unknown 1938 Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception Limestone Sculpture: approx. 9 ft. 9 in. × 2 ft. 4 in. × 1 ft. 8 in. Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception (Fort Wayne, Indiana)
Perry A. Randall Frederick Hibbard 1916 Swinney Park 41°4′24.65″N 85°9′33.81″W / 41.0735139°N 85.1593917°W / 41.0735139; -85.1593917 Bronze Sculpture: approx. 32 × 3212 × 1734 in. City of Fort Wayne
Pietà Unknown Before 1941 Catholic Cemetery Concrete Sculpture: approx. 45 × 47 × 26 in. Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend
Polyminia Harold Reed Langland 1984 Calhoun Street Transit/Ped Mall Metal Approx. H. 8 ft. × Diam. 2 ft. Fort Wayne Citilink
Praying Hands Unknown 1980s Covington Memorial Gardens Marble Sculpture: approx. 74 × 31 × 31 in. Memory Gardens Management Corporation
Praying Hands Pompeiian Studios 1972 Lindenwood Cemetery Marble Sculpture: approx. 54 × 3412 × 3412 in. Lindenwood Cemetery
Quake Peter Forakis 1982 Fort Wayne Museum of Art 41°4′52.35″N 85°8′7.07″W / 41.0812083°N 85.1352972°W / 41.0812083; -85.1352972 Steel Sculpture: approx. 1012 ft. × 12 ft. × 38 in. Fort Wayne Museum of Art
St. Charles Borromeo Hector Garcia 1980 St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church Figure: approx. 77 × 21 × 17 in. St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church
St. Christopher Unknown After 1950 Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception Concrete Sculpture: approx. 64 × 20 × 20 in. Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception (Fort Wayne, Indiana)
Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton With Children Margaret Beaudette 1993 St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Parish Fiberglass Sculpture: approx. H. 512 ft. × Diam. 55 in. Roman Catholic Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend
St. Frances Xavier Cabrini Hector Garcia ca. 1976 Catholic Cemetery Limestone Sculpture: approx. 15 ft. 11 in. × 6 ft. × 11 in. Roman Catholic Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend
St. John Neumann Timothy Doyle Catholic Cemetery Limestone Relief: approx. 15 ft. 11 in. × 6 in. × 11 in. Roman Catholic Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend
Saint Joseph the Worker Lemuel Joyner 1961 St. Joseph Catholic Church Bronze Approx. 11 × 3 × 1 ft. St. Joseph Catholic Church
Saint Joseph the Worker Unknown 1965 St. Joseph Hospital Marble Approx. 21 ft. × 5 ft. × 2 ft. 6 in. St. Joseph Hospital
St. Jude Unknown ca. 1964 St. Jude Catholic Church Concrete Statue: approx. 5 ft. 3 in. × 24 in. × 14 in. St. Jude Catholic Church
St. Therese "The Little Flower" Unknown ca. 1962 St. Therese Catholic Church Marble Statue: approx. 5 ft. × 21 in. × 14 in. St. Therese Catholic Church
St. Vincent de Paul Unknown ca. 1967 St. Vincent's Catholic Church Marble Statue: approx. 70 × 24 × 1612 in. St. Vincent's Catholic Church
St. Vincent de Paul 1969 Catholic Cemetery Granite Sculpture: approx. 6 ft. 2 in. × 21 in. × 18 in. Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend
Blessed Virgin 1992 Precious Blood Catholic Church Marble Statue: approx 6 ft. × 27 in. × 26 in., Each decorative piece: approx. D. 8 in. × Diam. 25 in. Precious Blood Catholic Church
Station Stuart Fink 1986 Fort Wayne Museum of Art Concrete Sculpture: 9934 × 23 × 24 in. Fort Wayne Museum of Art
Statue of Blessed Virgin Unknown 1988 Bishop Dwenger High School Marble Sculpture: approx. 5 ft. × 26 in. × 12 in. Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend
The Healing Christ Herman Scherer 1916 Lutheran Center for Health Services Granite Sculpture: approx. 6 ft. 4 in. × 4 ft. 10 in. × 2 ft. 4 in. Lutheran Center for Health Services
The Immaculate Conception Unknown Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception Marble Approx. 9 × 4 × 4 ft. Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception (Fort Wayne, Indiana)
The Luther Statue Frederick Soetebier 1957 Concordia Theological Seminary Bronze Sculpture: approx. 1212 ft. × 80n in. × 32 in. Concordia Theological Seminary
The Muse Sufi Ahmad 1986 Foellinger-Freimann Botanical Conservatory Bronze Sculpture: approx. 55 × 76 × 77 in. City of Fort Wayne
The Spirit of Flight James Novelli 1928 Memorial Park Bronze Sculpture: approx. 55 × 76 × 77 in. City of Fort Wayne
Spirit of the American Doughboy E. M. Viquesney 1920 Memorial Park Bronze Sculpture: approx. 7 ft. × 31 in. × 26 in. City of Fort Wayne
The Spirit of the American Navy E. M. Viquesney 1928 Memorial Park Bronze Sculpture: approx. 7 ft. × 31 in. × 26 in. City of Fort Wayne
Two Open Rectangles Eccentric Variation IV George Rickey 1978 Lincoln National Corporation Stainless steel & Aluminum Sculpture: approx. 7 ft. 11 in. × 11 ft. × 2 ft. Lincoln National Corporation
Untitled Richard Stankiewcz 1978 Lincoln National Corporation Steel Sculpture: approx. 11 ft. 10 in. × 10 ft. × 5 ft. Lincoln National Corporation
Veterans Memorial Tavarelli Marble Works 1975 Covington Memorial Gardens Marble 6 figures. Tallest figure: approx. 83 × 22 × 14 in.; Shortest figure: approx. 75 × 22 × 13 in. Covington Memorial Gardens
Wind Dancer Yvonne Zalkowski Tofthagen 1981 Calhoun Street Transit/Pedestrian Mall Metal Approx. 8 ft. × 5 ft. 7 in. × 5 ft. 3 in., Diam. 30 in. Fort Wayne Citilink
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