Jeremy Fowler-Lindemulder
  Evangelical Lutheran Church in America Central Oklahoma Conference
  In the courtyard of St. John Lutheran Church, Shawnee, Oklahoma

Artist's Description

This buffalo sculpture is decorated as a tribute to medieval and Byzantine artwork. The mosaic covering the surface will be made from small ceramic tiles depicting historical icons found in medieval artwork throughout catacombs and basilicas of Europe and Asia Minor.
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Spirit of the Buffalo originated as a public art project combining art, commerce and civic pride in Oklahoma featuring Oklahoma artists. Initial proceeds benefited the Nature Conservancy's work in Oklahoma. The website project continues through private funds.