Plaque to Igor Sikorsky

Bronze, 70cm x 50cm, Philadelphia (USA) 2013

On January 20, in the city of Chester, at the Cathedral of St. Nicholas, was held the opening ceremony of a memorial plaque to the great scientist designer Igor Sikorsky. Sikorsky was not only the world renown creator of the helicopter, but also an outstanding Christian thinker and philosopher.
The ceremony was attended by the head of the Patriarchal Parishes in the USA Metropolitan Justinian, the rector of the Cathedral of St. Nicholas, Father Alexei Bocharov and by the sculptor Gregory Pototsky, author of the piece. Russia can be proud of a great scientist Igor Sikorski. The plaque is a donation from Russia to USA.