Monument to Yuri Gagarin

Bronze and granite. Height-250cm., Strumica (Macedonia) 2012

Russia’s ambassador to Macedonia, Oleg Shcherbak, unveiling the monument to Yuri Gagarin in front of the citizens. A poem by Sergei Davitaia, “Leningrad Symphony of St. Petersburg”, was dedicated to Yuri Gagarin.
The Strumica municipality allocated for the monument a small square in the vibrant heart of the city. The granite pedestal is highly polished revealing the extraordinary beauty of the stone.