Ann Hirsch Sculpture Studio
(Image: "Home", From the collection of The Patterson Foundation, Patriot Plaza Sarasota, FL)

Ann's work will appear in "The Figure: Painting, Drawing, and Sculpture" by Donald Kuspit and others, hardcover due out on September 30, 2014! More information here

*Watch the Patriot Plaza community dedication broadcast"here

ABC7 Special on Patriot Plaza, see "GALLERY" here

Coverage of the June 28, 2014 local unveiling of Patriot Plaza, Sarasota National Cemetery:

"Sarasota to Dedicate Patriot Plaza Honoring Veterans and Their Families," WUSF News here

"Unique project rises to honor the fallen," Sarasota Herald Tribune article here

"Patriot Plaza: A Place Where Freedom is Front and Center," a special broadcast airing Sat., June 21 at 7 p.m. on ABC 7 WWSB, My Suncoast here

Check Out the Full Patriot Plaza Website: here

Patriot Plaza feature in the Sarasota Herald Tribune: here

Ann Hirsch's Sculpture for Patriot Plaza: Sculptor brings strong, emotional energy to Patriot Plaza Art: Ann Wykell for The Patterson Foundation

President Barack Obama visits the Bill Russell Legacy Project before the public unveiling President Obama's sneak peek

"Russell in Bronze", a documentary chronicling the behind-the-scenes construction of the Bill Russell statue with interviews with Bill Russell, Red Auerbach, David Stern, Steve Pagliuca, Mayor Menino, and Ann Hirsch, airs on CSN: November 16 - 3:00pm, November 19 - 7:00pm, November 21 - 9:30pm, November 24 - 10 & 11pm AND November 28 - 11:30am & 8:30pm. Show segments can be seen here

"Russell in Bronze" - The Making of the Sculpture can be seen here

The Boston Globe's feature on the Bill Russell artwork and Ann Hirsch BY BAXTER HOLMES!: "Sculpting Bill Russell"

* WBUR *"Bill Russell Statue Unveiled At Boston City Hall" By Bruce Gellerman

* The Boston Globe*City Hall Plaza statue honors Celtics’ Bill Russell: Legendary star is immortalized at last in bronze" By Brian MacQuarrie

* *"City of Boston celebrates Bill Russell: Player, activist, mentor" By John Hareas

* Sports Illustrated: *"Bill Russell honored with statue in Boston" by Ian Thomsen

* ESPN *"Bill Russell's statue unveiled" Chris Forsberg

* November 1st, 2 - 4PM > The Bill Russell Legacy Project Unveiling at City Hall Plaza Boston!!*The Bill Russell Legacy Project Unveiling

Boston Art Commission Interview:Interview with Sculptor Ann Hirsch on The Bill Russell Legacy Project

Recent News:

September 2013 > St. Sebastian is unveiled in Needham at St. Sebastian's School: The St. Sebastian Dedication Ceremony

April 2013 > Ann named Visual Arts Fellow at the St. Botolph Club, Boston