For Mother Teresa

FOR MOTHER TERESA

Venue: Cranbrook Academy of Art & Art Museum

Location: Southeast of the intersection of Institute Way and Academy Way

Mark Di Suvero

1998, Steel and Stainless Steel


Di Suvero has created a number of sculptures honoring culturally significant people. Others made monumental by di Suvero include poet Marianne Moore, composer Beethoven, and ancient Chinese philosopher Lao Tzu. Each sculpture expresses qualities of the individual to whom the piece is dedicated. For Mother Teresa was originally installed in Chicago at Navy Pier, 1998-2000.