Racing Through History

Racing Through History

Sponsor: Churchill Downs

Artist: Jennifer L. Vaughn

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Artist Statement:

My design is a tribute to the rich history surrounding the Kentucky Derby. I’ve included photos of the very first winner, along with various highlights. The color gradation fades from black & white to vibrant color as the images get more modern.

—Jen Vaughn

This statue was proudly sponsored by Gallopalooza’s presenting sponsor, Churchill Downs, as a part of the celebration of Kentucky Derby 150 and Gallopalooza’s 20th Anniversary.


401 W. Market Street Louisville, KY 40202 Derby City Gaming