Recycled Art on Display at Solid Waste Agency
American Gothic meets recycle in style! The Overalls All Over project celebrates Iowa artist Grant Wood on what would have been his 125th birthday. Twenty-five life-size fiberglass statues of the famous painting are on display across Linn County. Each is unique with a different theme, including this one at the Solid Waste Agency, 1954 County Home Road, Marion:
Designed by Mount Vernon artist Kirk Wischmeyer, the custom design uses recycled materials and is called "American Upcycle." The pair is affectionately called Floyde and Marie. Check them out during your next visit to the Agency!