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Richard Light

Makinauk Turtle
10 feet long by 6 feet 4 inches wide by 4 feet 6 inches high

Makinauk, a 10-foot-long bronze turtle by sculptor Richard Light was installed in June 2011 in downtown Kalamazoo, Michigan in Arcadia Creek Festival Park (also designed by Light), a 2.5 acre public space that is host to more than 40 events annually. The sculpture was executed between 2008 and 2010 and was cast in bronze by Alchemist Sculpture Foundry in Kalamazoo.