Ritical Analysis of the Vulcan Monument
Compose a two to three page critical analysis of the Vulcan monument, located at 1701
Valley View Dr., Birmingham, AL 35209 (off of 21st Street). For directions see:
Make sure to note its scale, proportions, position, and materials.
Explain how the medium and style of the work complement each other (or if you think
they do not, explain that as well). Include your own critical response to the monument.
How do you experience it? Do you think it was / is successful for the purposes it serves?
How does it compare to other sculptures we have studied in terms of style and materials.