Allium

By Carolyn Ottmers, installed September 14, 2015

Riverwalk Location- between Columbus Drive and Lake Shore Drive

 

The ten-foot-tall cast aluminum sculpture was created in 2004.  Allium is one sculpture in a series of three, along with Parsnip and Shepherd’s Purse, collectively called “Equilibrium.”  The trio is modeled after plants that grow in Chicago and actually clean up the soil.

Allium