Work Of Maywood Artist Becomes Part Of Oak Park Library’s Permanent Collection

Wednesday, March 28, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Maywood artist Jesse Howard during the March 22 unveiling of his work, “Rennie in Rhapsody,” at the Oak Park Public Library. | Alexa Rogals/Wednesday Journal 

Maywood artist Jesse Howard was a patron at the Oak Park Public Library’s main branch long before his work was included in the library’s permanent collection last week.

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Work of Legendary Sculptress, Former Maywoodian Geraldine McCullough Resurrected in Chicago

Elected officials and members of the community celebrate on Sat. July 18 in Austin to commemorate the one-year anniversary of Mandela Road with the unveiling of Geraldine McCullough’s “Our King.” William Camargo/Wednesday Journal.  Below left: McCullough’s “Phoenix Rising” statue in Maywood. Tuesday, July 21, 2015 || Originally Published: Wednesday Journal || By Michael Romain McCullough is the woman who created the “Phoenix Rising” sculptor that … Continue reading Work of Legendary Sculptress, Former Maywoodian Geraldine McCullough Resurrected in Chicago