See 'Ibis,' the newest outdoor art sculpture in The Woodlands, and walk through a guide of 11 more

Howard Hughes Corp. announced the installation of a new sculpture in Creekside Village Park Green on Aug. 6. (Courtesy Howard Hughes Corp.)
Howard Hughes Corp. announced the installation of a new sculpture in Creekside Village Park Green on Aug. 6. (Courtesy Howard Hughes Corp.)

Howard Hughes Corp. announced the installation of a new sculpture in Creekside Village Park Green on Aug. 6. (Courtesy Howard Hughes Corp.)

Howard Hughes Corp. announced Aug. 6 that "Ibis," Creekside Park Village Green's latest art installation, has been officially revealed, bringing the total number of outdoor art installations across The Woodlands up to 80 once four new art benches are installed this fall.

According to a press release from Howard Hughes Corp., the new sculpture was created by artist Pedro S. de Movellan and represents a modernistic approach to nature.


“We, at The Howard Hughes Corporation, commissioned this new work of art by the talented Pedro S. de Movellan to add to our collection of outdoor sculptures in The Woodlands,” Robert Heineman, vice president of planning for The Howard Hughes Corp. said in the press release. “Set within Creekside Park Village Green, this sculpture presents a dynamic counterpart to the interactive water feature in the village green and a visual enhancement to surrounding retail, walkways and seating areas. It is our goal to install a unique, active work of art to intrigue visitors to the center and residents of The Woodlands.”

Along with "Ibis," here are 11 other sculptures to see throughout The Woodlands.
By Andrew Christman
Andrew joined Community Impact Newspaper in early 2019 after moving from Indiana. He is a 2015 graduate from Indiana State University, where he received degrees in English and journalism. He has written for a number of small town publications throughout his career as a reporter.


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