Buckthorn Cordwood

Buckthorn logs, oak branch, cedar posts, mortar, permeable concrete

6′-0″ h x 20′-0″ diameter

Forest Preserve of Cook County Headquarters

Oak Park, IL

These two public sculptures were commissioned by the Forest Preserve of Cook County in collaboration with the Chicago Public Art Group. Designed and built in collaboration with Joshua Lantzy and Laura Miracle, and the students of Oak Park River Forest High School.


permeable concrete foundation, buckthorn cordwood, concrete cap and apertures, cedar posts

5′-0″ h x 8′-0″ diameter

Trailside Museum of Natural History

Oak Park, IL