Leawood gets first look at proposed art pieces vying to honor city’s 75th anniversary

On Tuesday, the Leawood Art Selection Panel met to review two of the three finalists for the city's 75th anniversary sculpture. The finalists reviewed this week included "Reaching" by William Nemitoff, left, and "Flourishing" by Amie Jacobsen. A third finalist's work will be reviewed next week. Image via Leawood city documents.

On Tuesday, a Leawood Art Selection Panel met to review two of the three finalists in the running to design the city’s 75th anniversary sculpture.

Why it matters: The artist selected will have their design built and permanently installed in one of Leawood’s parks to celebrate the city’s anniversary, which takes place in 2023.