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Artists Will Compete To Design Bill Russell Statue On City Hall Plaza06:06
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The Bill Russell Legacy Committee, members of the Boston Celtics organization, and Mayor Thomas Menino announced Monday that a statue of the former Celtics great will grace Boston City Hall plaza.

They've narrowed down the list of possible artists to three: Fern Cunningham, Ann Hirsch, and Antonio Tobias Mendez will offer competing designs and organizers will name a winner in the spring of 2012.

Each of the three sculptors would bring something different to the project, based on their past work. We've collected some examples.

This segment aired on July 11, 2011.

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