Traveling Man Protects Deep Ellum
The Traveling Man keeps watch over Deep Ellum Station, making us think that if what Stephen Hawkins said about aliens is true, at least Dallas, Texas is safe. The 38 ft. sculpture weighs 35,000 lbs. and was designed by Brandon Oldernberg and Brad Oldham of Reel FX at a cost of 1.35 million.
Oldernberg claims, "It was important to us that our design not only celebrate Deep Ellum's heritage, but also represent what we hope for the future: a resurgence of traffic to our streets and businesses and a thriving artistic community for decades to come."
Via Deep Ellum Gateway
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Posted by Sheila Franklin at May 5, 2010 9:10 AM