rumors of war

WRVA News
December 10, 2019 - 6:11 pm
Richmond, Va. (Newsradiowrva.com) - "Rumors of War" was unveiled to Richmond at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts Tuesday, but not without hiccups. The covering of statue, which offers an African-American take on Confederate iconography, became stuck in the rain and was unable to be removed from the...
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FILE - In this Sept. 27, 2019 file photo, a bronze sculpture, "Rumors of War," by artist Kehinde Wiley, appears in Times Square in New York. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews, File)
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WRVA News
December 10, 2019 - 9:39 am
By SARAH RANKIN Associated Press RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Artist Kehinde Wiley’s monumental bronze sculpture of a young black man astride a galloping horse is set to be permanently installed in Virginia’s capital city, not far from the Confederate monument it mimics. An unveiling ceremony for “Rumors...
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June 20, 2019 - 1:14 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Artist Kehinde Wiley will unveil his first monumental public sculpture in New York's Times Square this fall in response to Confederate statues nationwide. Times Square Arts, the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts and gallery owner Sean Kelly announced Thursday that the bronze "Rumors of...
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