Signature Sculpture

Cradle of Country Music Park

Signature Sculpture

A $500,000 artwork would transform (and probably rename)downtown's Cradle of Country Music Park.

by scott barker • october 5, 2018

the park at the corner of summit hill drive and gay street is currently home to a temporary installation by chakaia booker.

A New York design studio with an international portfolio has been selected to install a new sculpture that will transform the Cradle of Country Music Park downtown.
Selecting a desgin studio that promises "an otherworldly experience."
THEVERYMANY, a studio led by Marc Fornes, won the award over four other finalists who visited Knoxville to make presentations to the city’s Public Art Committee. The committee recommended THEVERYMANY to Knoxville Mayor Madeline Rogero this summer, and the city has been in negotiations with the studio since then. The contract wo...

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