Art on St. Louis' River Trail

Meyer, Diana Lambdin
June 2009
Crafts Report;Jun2009, Vol. 35 Issue 398, p42
The article focuses on the successful career of Catharine Magel as a ceramics artist in Saint Louis, Missouri. A concrete floodwall which is to protect the city from destructions was initiated as a project. As part of her community involvement, she was to make the floodwall pretty and interpret the natural history of the edge of the Mississippi River. It is claimed that when her art project was completed, the design comprised 17,000 pounds of clay.


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