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A view looking west down the National Mall from the top of the U.S. Capitol dome in Washington, D.C. (Photo credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Panel Rejects Design for Eisenhower Memorial

A federal commission that oversees monuments in the nation’s capital has voted to reject the current design of the Eisenhower Memorial.

04/03/2014

Dwight D. Eisenhower in 1951. (Credit: AFP/Getty Images)

Eisenhower Memorial Unchanged, Despite Objections

Architect Frank Gehry is maintaining key elements of his design for a memorial honoring President Dwight D. Eisenhower near the National Mall in a revised concept presented Thursday, despite criticism from a federal arts panel and outside groups.

02/20/2014

Dwight D. Eisenhower in 1951. (Credit: AFP/Getty Images)

Obama Names Critic to Eisenhower Memorial Panel

President Barack Obama is appointing a known critic of the planned Dwight D. Eisenhower Memorial design to serve on the federal commission that oversees the project.

09/03/2013

Dwight D. Eisenhower in 1951. (Credit: AFP/Getty Images)

Key Arts Panel Approves Eisenhower Memorial Design

A powerful commission overseeing civic art and architecture in the nation’s capital voted Thursday to approve the general concept and layout of elements in Frank Gehry’s design for a national memorial honoring Dwight D. Eisenhower.

07/18/2013

Dwight D. Eisenhower in 1951. (Credit: AFP/Getty Images)

Redesigning Eisenhower Memorial Could Cost $17 Million

Analysts say scrapping a disputed design for a planned Dwight D. Eisenhower Memorial near the National Mall and developing an alternate concept would cost about $17 million.

07/12/2013

Dwight D. Eisenhower in 1951. (Credit: AFP/Getty Images)

Design Approved for Eisenhower Memorial in D.C.

A federal commission charged with building a national memorial honoring President Dwight D. Eisenhower voted unanimously Wednesday to approve architect Frank Gehry’s design for a park near the National Mall.

06/19/2013

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