McGuire Sculpture Studios
"Love's Embrace:   The Lychner Memorial"
Patrick McGuire's recent memorial sculpture pays tribute to Pam Lychner and her daughters, Shannon and Katie, whom lost their lives in the July 1996 TWA Flight 800 plane crash.

The sculpture is a life size bronze representation of Pam and her daughters seated closely in a semi-circle. The mother’s arms are placed around the girls
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- protecting them for all eternity. The youngest daughter, Katie, is gazing up at the mother, while the oldest daughter, Shannon, looks forward to the future. The sculpture symbolizes a mother’s love and the importance of family unity.

Televised interviews with the sculptor Patrick McGuire have been recently aired on CNN, ABC, CBS, NBC and FOX.  Patrick McGuire interview on CNN:  


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Dedication of the memorial took place on July 15, 1997 - marking the one year anniversary of the crash - at the Town Hall Park in the Lychner's home community of Spring Valley in Houston, Texas.

Contact Information

For more information on Patrick McGuire or his artwork, please contact:
McGuire Sculpture Studios
Attention: Natalie McGuire, Art Representative
13811 Starhill Court
Houston, Texas 77077 U.S.A.
281-597-0541 (Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 6:00pm CST)
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