Under Sky/One Family sculpture
Public Art: Under Sky/One Family
Sculptor: © Mark di Suvero
Description: This steel sculpture features
five vertical beams and an old ship anchor. The steel beams which are symbolic of ship masts, are
arranged in such away that they also give the appearance of an anchor, reminding the viewer of
baltimore's ship building and maritime past.
Donated By : Baltimore City Department of Housing and
Date Unveiled: Under Sky/One Family was dedicated in
May , 1980, by Mrs Joan Mondale the wife of the then Vice President Walter Mondale.
Location: Under Sky/One Family is just east of the
Baltimore World Trade Center, 401 E. Pratt Stree, Baltimore, Maryland, USA.
The title is taken from a Chinese saying 天下一家人, the idea of one human family under the sun .
However, it also was inspired by Martin Luther King's "one people, living together , working together, playing