Last year, on March 18, City Manager Rick Horst unveiled an arts initiative called “Maricopa Wild Horses,” Ten sculptures of horses decorated by local artists were presented to the public that day, which would later be placed at various locations around the city.
This Tuesday, February 15, nine more horses were unveiled to the public at city hall, decorated by local artists these horses will soon be roaming with the others.
As this is the second round of horses, additional ones will follow, there are plans to have 50 or more of these wild roamers around town.
Here are the nine horses from the second round:
Artist: Diane Cornish
Artist: Kristal C. Coles
Sponsor: Suz’s Cruises
Location: Maricopa Historical Society Museum
Mouth of the Arroyo
Artist: Pam Robb
Artist: Maria Pour
Gila River Runner
Artist: Bonnie del Turro
Sponsor: Mike Ingram, El Dorado Holdings
Location: Silver Horizon Zephyr Railcar at Maricopa-Casa Grande Highway
Artist: Sheena Cryer
Sponsor: Global Water Resources
Location: Global Water Resources at 22590 Powers Parkway
Artist: Zeya Suchite
Artist: Troy Talmadge
Koolines from Fiji
Artist: Mai May Tallwing
Sponsor: Kooline Plumbing