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larger-than-life bronze statue of St. Anthony will greet patients as they
walk into the St. Anthony North Health Campus main building. St. Anthony is the
patron saint of healing and lost items, and the patron saint of St. Anthony
North Hospital. The statue was created by Gig Harbor, Washington-based sculptor
Mardie Rees and will be installed by November 2015.
and churches pick a patron saint, somebody to follow as a role model,” said
Sister Pat Hayden, vice president of mission integration at St. Anthony North
Hospital. “St. Anthony is a saint of the people. He’s always been out in the
St. Anthony holds a child in his arms. In Rees’ interpretation, St. Anthony
holds a child’s hand as as he explores the world. Because of its welcoming
posture, the saint’s likeness embraces all who walk in the hospital’s doors.
Rees is an
award-winning figurative sculptor who draws inspiration from classical themes. She
uses hand-made wooden tools to shape clay into artwork sometimes twice her
size. Those sculptures are then cast into bronze, bringing significance and
spirituality to public spaces.
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