The Roses

The Roses

Sponsor: Shannon Ralston, Kentucky Colonel

Artist: Andy Perez

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SHOW WINNER for Best Brightside-Themed Design!

Artist Statement:

My design titled “The Roses” features brightly colored roses painted all over the horse. The idea comes from the famous nickname of the Kentucky Derby … “the run for the roses”.

—Andy Perez
https://andyperezart.com/

This statue was proudly sponsored by Shannon Ralston, Kentucky Colonel. To learn more about the Honorable Order of Kentucky Colonels, please visit https://www.kycolonels.org/

To find out more about this statue and its placement in the Louisville Ballet’s Community Healing Garden, please check out the articles in the March/April 2024 issue of Sophisticated Living Magazine: https://issuu.com/sophisticatedliving/docs/sll_m-a_2024 on page 104 and the April 24, 2024 article in Leo Weekly https://www.leoweekly.com/arts/louisville-ballet-welcomes-community-into-a-healing-garden-16253250

Location

315 E. Main St. Louisville, KY 40202 The Louisville Ballet