Originally published in FOX29
UTSA has accepted the gift of a new sculpture which will beautify the downtown campus.
Crews began installing the 18-foot sculpture. Renowned sculptor, Fletcher Benton created the piece, titled Drum Rhythm Number 11. It weighs 3,500 pounds and depicts a drum and drumsticks.
UTSA’s Vice President for University Relations, Teresa Niño says that the sculpture embodies the spirit of the school of data science, where it will be installed.
The nonprofit Centro San Antonio facilitated the gift of the sculpture and said that the partnership with UTSA is an important one as they seek to create a more beautiful and welcoming downtown.