The Statue of Responsibility
Proposed to be built over Alcatraz Prison, this statue is to symbolize family and liberty. May it inspire all who enter to grow as a community, and strengthen the building block of society, the family.
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Welcome

Welcome to the home page for the Statue of Responsibiliity.

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Proposal

What you will find in this web site is a proposal for the state of california to improve upon an already existing national park, Alcatraz Island.

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Conceptual

The statue of Responsibility is a conceptual propsal and any or all apsects are subject to change.

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Statue Design

The design is of a family together yet gazing in all directions.

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Inside the Statue

The concept is stability and movement. Inside the statue will be exhibits depicting the evolution of mankind in areas such as art, literature, science, music and human emotion.

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Content of Exhibits

The plans would include all the layers of history evidenced in the structures already on Alcatraz Island.

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History of Content

We intend on integrating the strategic protection of San Francisco Bay during the California gold rush, the effects of the Civil War on the West Coast, and the beginnings of the Native American Civil Rights movement.

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Statue Concept

The statue depicts a young girl looking east in search of a new beginning, a young boy west for adventure, the mother south of warmth and comfort, the father north of guidance and a baby looking skyward to the limitless possibilities that life can offer.

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Statue Texture

The statue should have the look of a rough cut slate so as not to be culturally distinguishable. We are a Human Family.

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Representative

The Statue of Liberty has been a symbol of freedom and opportunity for millions all over the world. The Statue of Responsibility shows that liberty comes with a price.

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Monument Feeling

This monument makes a firm statement that responsibility starts at home and each person is accountable for their own actions.

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Support

To help support this project donate directly through Paypal or purchase prints from the artist Thomas Antus.