Special Alert


  • Hwy 70 at Sherron Rd , Brightleaf in the Park
  • Durham, NC 27703
  • Primary: (919) 782-2360

Designed by Beverly Ford, grand prize winner of the 2005 Rhein-Medall Prize while a senior at North Carolina Central University, and fabricated by Jeremy Maronpot, a renowned Durham-based metal smith and sculptor. 16-foot tall steel tree made from industrial pipes removed during renovations from Durham’s historic tobacco warehouse district. Atop the tree are spaces for 20 birdhouses. It is on displayed at Durham Central Park until May 2006 when it will move to its permanent home at Brightleaf at the park.

Visual Arts
  • Public Art & Sculptures:
Durham Convention & Visitors Bureau
212 W Main St #101
Durham, NC 27701 USA
Phone: (919) 687-0288
Toll Free: (800) 446-8604