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Baltimore, Maryland: Vacant Lot Easter Island Head

Easter Island head, maybe 12 feet tall, juts out of grassy vacant lot. The now deteriorated stucco head was the work of sculpture professor Sarah Doherty, who lives in the neighborhood.

2118 N. Calvert St., Baltimore, MD
North side of the city. On the west side of N. Calvert St. between E. 21st and E. 22nd Sts. I-83 exit 6, drive east on North Ave. for about a quarter-mile, then turn left onto Calvert St.
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The Moai replica is in ruin. The wire framework is visible. Most of the plaster is gone.

[Mike Gassmann, 09/10/2023]

Decaying Moai.

Full-Size Easter Island Head

I just went to see the Easter Island head. The stucco no longer covers the frame. It is now almost invisible, as you can see right through it.

[Kathy B, 11/16/2016]

Easter Island moai replica.

Easter Island Statue

A stucco Easter Island statue is in a vacant lot in Baltimore. It just kind of sits in the field watching the parking lot across the street. The statue is the work of MICA sculpture professor Sarah Doherty, who has been installing unique works of art in her neighborhood.

[Rick Kincaid, 02/11/2013]

The head was completed in September 2012.

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