Stanley Ketchel, a.k.a. “The Michigan Assassin”

Grand Rapids, MI, 2015
Ann Hirsch Sculpture Studio


Ann was selected to complete two projects for the Grand Rapids Community Legends program. The first embraces the legendary boxer Stanley Ketchel, a.k.a. “The Michigan Assassin”, a beloved son of the Polish immigrant community who are the historic residents of the west side of Grand Rapids where the sculpture is placed.

News: with Nigel Collins, 10.2.15

Media and dimensions: 7’ h., 10’ on limestone base
Collection/Commission: Grand Rapids Community Legends, The Secchia Family Foundation
Photography: Cory Olsen and Ann Hirsch