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Lei Yixin

 (born 1953)
Lei Yixin is active/lives in District Of Columbia, Minnesota / China.  Lei Yixin is known for public monumental sculpture, Martin Luther King Memorial.

Biography   Lei Yixin

The following is from the website MinnPost.

"Chinese sculptor of National Mall's Martin Luther King monument was 'discovered' in St. Paul"
By Joe Kimball, August 25, 2011

A crowd gathers on the National Mall to view the new Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. memorial.

St. Paul played a big role in the long effort to complete the massive new memorial to the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr., which will be officially dedicated Sunday on the National Mall in Washington, D.C.

Chinese sculptor Lei Yixin is the sculptor of the 30-foot likeness of King. He was selected for the work after monument organizers saw him working in St. Paul five years ago and decided he was the guy for the job.?? Because o   ...  Displaying 750 of 9281 characters.

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