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Animikii - Flies the Thunder 

Title:  Animikii - Flies the Thunder
Image Type:  Photograph
Constructed:  1992
Sculptors:  Anne Allardyce
Materials Used:  Stainless steel, rock/stone, concrete, black granite
Dimensions:  22’ (6.70 m) x 12’ (3.65 m) diameter and 15’ (4.57 m) diameter pedestal
Image Description:  This is a representation of "Animikii," pronounced uh-nih-mih-kee. The main portion of the sculpture is a thunderbird with outstretched reflective wings. One of the inspirations for the sculpture and pedestal was the pre-industrial Kaministiquia River. The sculpture helps emphasize the revitalization of the waterway.
Physical Location:  Kaministiquia River Heritage Park
Reference:  City of Thunder Bay - Culture & Heritage
Image Location:  LINK http://www.thunderbay.ca/Living/About_Thunder_Bay/Photo_Galleries/In_And_Around_Thunder_Bay_Hi-Lo_Res_Photo_Gallery/In_and_Around_Animikii_Hi_Res.htm