Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Sculpture Project

The Marina Foundation is proud to announce that we are accepting funds to support the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Sculpture Project. Funds may be donated by clicking on the link to the right (use the pull down tab under "Donate to our Programs") or via regular mail to: The Marina Foundation, P.O. Box 324, Marina, CA 93933. More information to follow. We thank you for your support of this community project.

 

Name of Sculpture:  Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

ArtistBarrington McClean, who teaches in Santa Cruz.

Donated by:  Leonard and Carrie Paige in 2002

Background:  This sculpture was donated to the City of Marina in 2002 by Leonard and Carrie Paige, dedicated in a ceremony by Mayor Jim Perrine, and formally sited at the Sculpture Center.

Description:  Stylized bust of the Reverend, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. that stands approximately 4’ tall on its own.  It comes with 4 granite plaques, approximately 4’ by 21” each, with quotations from his speeches.  Originally sculptured head was placed on top of square foundation surrounded by granite plaques in a reflecting pool.