Arguendo and Dixi have been residents of Austin, TX for most of 20+ years. We have tons of pictures from our time spent here and continue to take pictures around town. Here we plan on showing a picture each day. We hope you enjoy it and thanks for stopping by!

Thursday, July 28, 2011

Night Wing

The Austin Chronicle describes the Night Wing Bat Sculpture as a "beautiful chunk of public art".  It is located in the small triangle across from the Austin American Statesman complex at the intersection of South Congress and Barton Springs Road.

From the plaque:


by Dale Whistler

The following donors gladly give the City of Austin this Great Bat, honoring Austin's most famous part-time residents, the Bats of the Congress Avenue Bridge:

Austin American Statesman
Austin Energy
Embassy Suites Hotel
Hyatt Regency Austin
Parsons Brinckerhoff Quade & Douglas
The Downtown Trust

Additional support provided by
Archilume, Inc.
Black & Vernooy, Architects
Clean Cut Landscaping

June 1998

From Arguendo & Dixi's Daily Austin Photo


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