The Ann and Jim Goodnight Museum Park at North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh has significant public art installations by international artists. We will show images of some of the art pieces.
NCMA Museum Park
The soft curves and bulges of Large Spindle Piece reflect Henry Moore’s abiding interest in organic form, yet its pointed projections—echoing machine parts—demonstrate that he was not unaffected by modern technology.
Large Spindle Piece by Henry Spencer Moore
The ubiquitous red double-decker bus adds color to the traditional buildings in England. Parks everywhere make nice resting places too!
Adding Color to English Architecture
A color sitting area in The Green, a small park in Uptown Charlotte
A Colorful Seating Area
A colorful umbrella of an ice cream vendor in Romare Bearden Park adds to the Charlotte skyline
Adding Color to the Skyline
Romare Bearden Park offers picturesque views of the Charlotte skyline
Charlotte – A Modern Skyline
Sculpted stacks of Goliath-size books, with titles such as Don Quixote and Withering Heights, flank the entrance to a small downtown park in Charlotte, North Carolina.
Charlotte – Tall Stacks of Big Bronze Books
A bench view of The Green – a park in downtown Charlotte, North Carolina
Park in Charlotte
Lake James is a large reservoir in the mountains of Western North Carolina. It is named for tobacco tycoon and benefactor of Duke University, James Buchanan Duke. The lake, with surface elevation of 1200 ft, lies behind a series of four earthen dams.
A view of the lake and beach from a bench at Lake James State Park.
Lake James, North Carolina
Independence Park is a 24-acre urban park situated at the western end of the Elizabeth neighborhood in Charlotte, North Carolina.
A bench view of the fountain in the lake of the park.
Independence Park Charlotte
An appropriate quote on man being on harmony with the rhythm of nature on a sculpture at a park in Belfast, Maine
Belfast – Rhythm in the Universe
Belfast – Rhythm in the Universe by Quimby
Palace Playland in Old Orchard Beach, Maine is New England’s only beach front amusement park offering rides and amusements for the young and the thrill seeker. Rides include a classic Ferris wheel, carousel, two roller coasters and other thrill rides, right on the beach!
Maine – Old Orchard Beach – Entertainment by the Beach
A foggy day at the park in Chicago …
A Foggy Day at the Park
A colorful ice cream vendor at the Contera Cintra Park in Panama City rushes to avoid the impending rainstorm
A Vendor in a Hurry
Balboa Avenue is a trendy Avenue that runs along the bay in Panama City. Directly along Balboa Avenue is the new Cinta Costera, a biking and running path along the bay with beautiful monuments, landscaping, and playgrounds.
A bench at the park provides a relaxing view of Panama City.
A Bench to View Panama City
A majestic rock formation reaches towards the clouds and sky at Chimney Rock State Park in North Carolina …