Slover Library, LL40

235 E. Plume St.

Norfolk, VA 23510

(757) 664-6854

Work in Progress


The committee has selected Asheville Stone Mason, Marc Archambault of Hammerhead Stoneworks to complete 5 projects for 5 new schools in Norfolk, Virginia.

Hammerhead Stoneworks was founded in spring 2009. Marc has worked as a mason, designer and project manager.  He mostly works in and around Asheville, but has done projects in Chapel Hill, NC, Rock Hill, SC, Atlanta, GA and Gainesville, FL.


Marc visited in April, 2017 with Campostella Elementary and Richard Bolling students to discuss ideas for 2 of the projects.


Artist Joshua Wiener of Boulder Colorado has been selected to create an inspiring gateway artwork that will evoke neighborhood pride, ownership and diversity. The goal of the Fairmount Park Neighborhood is to be a safe, aesthetically appealing, fiscally viable, family-oriented diverse and integrated community with excellent educational, social, recreational, and cultural opportunities, fostering a strong and diverse residential and business community with concern for ecological stewardship.  The Lafayette Gateway artwork will aspire to this goal.

PROJECT SITE: The identified site for the artwork is in the triangular median area west of an existing round-about on Lafayette Boulevard. Here’s a Sneak Peek of the final design to be installed during the summer of 2018.