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Saturday, May 31, 2014

The man behind ‘Echo’ statue in Sculpture Park

Barney Ebsworth donated “Echo,” a 46-foot-tall sculpture by Spanish artist Jaume Plensa, to the Seattle Art Museum’s Olympic Sculpture Park. When he first saw it, “I looked at this thing and I said, ‘Wow ... now there’s a contemporary artist that needs to be thought about.’ ”