Perry County contributes to Indiana’s preserved open wilderness with approximately 60,000 acres of the Hoosier National Forest. The Cannelton Locks and Dam, built between 1963 and 1974, assist barges in their navigation of the Ohio River along Perry County’s southern border.
This piece depicts schooling fish waiting patiently in two lock chambers as if they were waiting to be lowered. There is a striking contrast between the hard lines of the sculpted lock and the flowing, organic shapes
Medium type: Stone/Marble
Date created: 2001
650 W Washington St, Indianapolis, IN, 46204