Overview for Twain Sculpture in Serra Sculpture Park
Reservations: Twain Sculpture cannot be reserved.
Park: Serra Sculpture Park
His massive sculptures, which mostly consist of slightly curved plates of steel, tower vertically over the viewer or extend horizontally along the flat landscape, such as in Twain, located on a square patch of grass in downtown St. Louis. Commissioned specifically for the square-block site, Twain resembles a peripheral fence that, when viewed from above, takes the shape of a skewed triangle. The piece is composed of eight plates of weathering Cor-ten steel; seven of the plates are 40 feet long a
Sculptor: Richard Serra
Year Dedicated: 1982