Poetry Post

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poetry post sculpture

Artist Name: Lloyd, Mem, Geri Connelly, David Cole
Media: Wood, Metal, and Lexon
Date Created: 8/1/1998
Location: Phalen Poetry Park
History: This sculpture, situated in Phalen Poetry Park, displays poems of the Phalen Lake Elementary School students.  The park was designed to look like a sleeping dragon with spikes of feather reed grass circling a dry pebble pond.  

Connelly works at Avalon School as part of the staff.  She has also taught art at the University of Minnesota, the Minneapolis Community and Technical College, the Blake School, and the North High School in North St. Paul.  She often assists with public art projects.