Metro Transit Public Art Program: Lexington Parkway Station
Artists: Seitu Ken Jones; Poem by Tou Saiko Lee
Title: Universe on University
Materials Used: Precast forms, painted metal leaf cut-outs, painted metal railings.
Informed by the Lexington Ballpark that existed here for 60 years. The artist uses a hand holding a bat to recall the many African Americans who played here before going into the major leagues. The leaves symbolize the only Parkway on the METRO Green Line.