Sculpture

Mid-South News
6:00 am
Wed March 13, 2013

Sculptor Makes Metal Move

Sculptor Yvonne Bobo's blue metal butterflies and red metal tree at the Cancer Survivors Park in East Memphis.

You might not know her name, but chances are good you’ve seen Yvonne Bobo's work. Bobo has metal sculptures in outdoor spaces all around Memphis: she created the futuristic stainless steel sculpture that stands at the center of Peabody Park in Midtown, and the archway of planets and shooting stars at the park’s entrance; the colorful metal flower garden outside Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital; and the blue metal butterflies that flit on a red metal tree at the Cancer Survivors Park in East Memphis.

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