Black Titan is artist John Spaulding’s homage to the power and dignity of African men. An African American man himself, Spaulding wanted to give inspiration to others who might need a positive depiction of themselves.
John Spaulding (1942-2004), an Indianapolis native, worked in the aerospace industry in California before turning his welding skills to art when the industry collapsed in 1970s. His sculptures are drawn from nature (including trees, foliage, giant fish and butterflies) and from
Medium type: Bronze
Date created: 1985
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