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.