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Southern Circle

Southern Circle



This sculpture creates a contemporary visual connection to the Soldiers and Sailors Monument on Monument Circle, and it provides a sense of continuity along the South Meridian Street corridor. The spirals and circles of the piece, which stands in what was once the middle of Meridian Street, allude not only to Monument Circle, but also to the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Gummer is an Indianapolis native.

From Gummer’s speech at the artworks dedication:

“When I first visited the site in the fall

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Medium type: Steel

Date created: 2004


400 S Meridian St, Indianapolis, IN, 46225

Associated artists

Don  Gummer
Don Gummer


  • Photo Courtesy Ken Norris