Public Sculpture in Grand Rapids

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Aspiration of Inspiration

Artist: Joseph Kinnebrew
Medium: Steel and glass
Location: Across from the Fountain Street Church, 24 Fountain Street NE, Grand Rapids, MI.
Notes: The bright red color of the 28-foot tall sculpture symbolizes passion, love, and life. It expresses Robert Browning’s words, “A man’s reach should exceed his grasp, or what is heaven for?” The work was commissioned by Fountain Street Church and donated to Grand Rapids Community College in a dedication ceremony October 3, 1999.

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