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Marilyn Monroe Statue

PHOTOS: 'Forever Marilyn' Dismantled, Heading West

Posted 05.08.2012 | Chicago

Crews began dismantling the 40,000-pound, 26-foot statue of Marilyn Monroe on Chicago's Magnificent Mile Monday evening, which turned out to be a visu...

PHOTOS: Look Who's Coming To Palm Springs

The Huffington Post | Anna Almendrala | Posted 05.02.2012 | Los Angeles

Chicago may have just given Palm Springs the ultimate white elephant gift. A 26-foot tall statue of Marilyn Monroe posing in her famous "The Seven...

Bye, Marilyn! Controversial Public Art To Leave Chicago

Posted 05.01.2012 | Chicago

Some thought it was hot, while it left many other Chicagoans feeling cold -- but either way, Seward Johnson's controversial, 26-foot-tall Marilyn Monr...

PHOTOS: Chicago's Marilyn Statue Vandalized Again

Posted 11.27.2011 | Chicago

Since it was unveiled in July, the Marilyn Monroe statue on the Magnificent Mile has received a less-than-enthusiastic response. On Tuesday, sculpture...

Downtown Chicago Marilyn Monroe Statue Defaced

NBC Chicago | Posted 10.27.2011 | Chicago

It seems the Mag Mile's Marilyn Monroe has gotten herself a tattoo. Someone overnight Friday tagged the right leg of the 26-foot statue that adorns...

PHOTOS: Chicago Gets Sexy New Sculpture

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 09.14.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO (AP) — The Picasso, the Bean and now the Blonde Bombshell. A 26-foot-tall sculpture of Marilyn Monroe in her most famous pose was unveile...