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Charleston, West Virginia: Slack Plaza Musician Sculptures

A full-color 16-foot-tall man and woman, folk art style, play mountain music in a downtown Charleston park. Sculpted by Pittsburgh artist James Simon.

Address:
182 Summers St., Charleston, WV
Directions:
Downtown, on the north side of Summers St., just west of its intersection with US-60/Lee St.
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Slack Plaza Musician Sculptures.

Slack Plaza Musician Sculptures

Two 16-foot-tall whimsical musicians (plus a smaller dog) were installed in Charleston's Slack Plaza in December 2021. Sculpted by Pittsburgh artist James Simon, they were created to show off West Virginia's Appalachian music history.

[Sumoflam, 05/17/2024]

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