The ‘Modern Peach’ installation. Situated between the Georgia World Congress Center and State Farm Arena, this striking sculpture pays homage to Georgia’s iconic fruit and its football heritage. Positioned close to the Georgia International Plaza, the Mercedes Benz Stadium, and the Centennial Olympic Park, the ‘Modern Peach’ presents an ideal opportunity for photographers to seize the essence of Atlanta through their lenses.
Unlike conventional monuments, the ‘Modern Peach’ creatively celebrates Georgia’s distinct identity, making it a one-of-a-kind subject for photographers. Commemorating 50 years of the Peach Bowl’s tradition, this stainless-steel masterpiece—rising 28 feet high—is the handiwork of Cumming-based sculptor Gregory Johnson. Its compelling presence is a visual treat, beckoning photographers to capture its essence in all its splendor.
This location is more than a sculpture; it’s a canvas for photographers to translate their artistic vision. With its strategic placement along Andrew Young International Boulevard, the ‘Modern Peach’ offers a backdrop that merges creativity and history. Photographers can seize this opportunity to frame their shots against the sculpture’s bold lines and capture the spirit of Atlanta’s cultural fusion. Don’t miss your chance to capture art, heritage, and football legacy in one frame at the ‘Modern Peach’—a true paradise for photographers.