Mike & Rosie

Statue Name: Mike & Rosie

Sponsor: Rockwell Collins

Artists: Julius Cavira

Permanent Location: Inside the Veterans Memorial Building, 50 2nd Ave Bridge, Cedar Rapids, IA 52401

In 1928, the Veterans Memorial Window project marked a pivotal turning point for local artist Grant Wood.  Despite having limited experience with the medium of stained glass and having never taken on a commission of this proportion, the Window is one of Wood’s most revered works and serves as an awe-inspiring memorial to Veterans.  Learn more here.


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