The Town of Knightdale and Assistant Development Services Director Jennifer Currin recognized Knightdale Investors LLC, the creators of the Knightdale Station Subdivision Roundabout Art as the recipient of the 2016 Community Appearance Awards.
The new centerpiece art installation is titled “Henry Knight’s Vision” and consists of four 30” Wide 42” Long 16” Depth railroad spikes, weighing 1600 lb. The sculpture was designed and produced by Jeff Hackney Design Sculpture and Creative Works. The artwork complements the overall neighborhood theme that honors the history of Knightdale.
About the Artist: Jeff Hackney Design features sculpture and architectural elements in steel, concrete, stone, wood, and bronze. Jeff’s works have been collected in private and public collections in eleven states and Brazil and have been purchased for the permanent art collections of King University in Bristol, TN as well as the municipalities of: Sandy Springs, GA; Charlotte-Mecklinburg County, NC; City of Wilmington, NC; Burlington-Alamance County, NC; Mebane, NC.