Articles about the Artist

The following are articles about Mike Major and his sculpture.


Davey Moore, Springfield, Ohio

50 years after his death, Springfield honors boxer Davey Moore in the middle of his hometown. 


Abraham Lincoln, Dayton, Ohio

Abraham Lincoln.


Lincoln Society to Unveil Dayton Statue

"On the 156th anniversary of Abraham Lincoln’s anti-slavery speech in Dayton, sculptor Mike Major is set to unveil his larger-than-life statue of the former president.

The statue, standing roughly 11 feet tall and on a 4-foot base, is positioned in the plaza next to the Old Court House between the pillars, facing north. The piece weighs 1,300 pounds.

The work depicts Lincoln as he appeared in his Sept. 17, 1859, visit to Dayton."...