Toledo, Ohio: MLK Heads On A Chrome Orb

Four MLK heads are mounted to the surface of a chrome sphere. Titled "Radiance," created by Constancia Gaffeney and Wil Clay in 1989, it's one of the more unusual (and criticized) tributes to Martin Luther King, Jr., and it's in a spot that's not easy to get to.
Cherry St., Toledo, OH
On the southwest pier of the Cherry St. bridge across the Maumee River. Park on the east side of the bridge, in the riverfront park along Boers-Boyer Way, then follow the sidewalk across the bridge.
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MLK on a chrome orb.

MLK Heads On A Chrome Orb

Park in the church parking lot just past the bridge.

[bsbpyt, 06/23/2017]

MLK heads.

MLK Heads on a Chrome Orb

Park at the park by the bridge and walk up -- can be hard to see because the sculpture is the same height as the bridge.

[Joannah Soderborg, 09/28/2016]

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