This week's #statueoftheweek is Reverend Avery Alexander. The Monumental Task Committee, Inc. recently restored and reinstalled the statue on the grounds of the new University Medical Center. Originally located in Duncan Plaza, Alexander was installed in 2002 and was sculpted by Sheleen Jones.
Statuesque New Orleans
Ashley Merlin, a local freelance photographer, presents a unique photographic guide to the statues and monuments of New Orleans. Statuesque New Orleans features 200 pages of history and facts.