Ambitious Chris Cornell Statue Coming To Seattle


Vicky Cornell has hired artist and sculptor Wayne Toth to create a statue of Chris Cornell to be placed in Seattle, the Seattle Times reports. Toth has already given a design to the Cornell family, and the statue will take seven months to complete. Attorney Mark Johnson is searching for a location. Toth created the iconic Johnny Ramone statue at the Hollywood Forever Cemetery.

Toni Karayiannis tweeted in June, “Lily and Toni will work to design their dads statue!! How proud he must be of them! How proud I am of my smart beautiful girls!!”

Toth’s website bio reads, “Wayne Toth has been serving the entertainment industry for over twenty years in the following areas:

– Special Effects Makeup for Motion Picture and Music Video –

– Sculpture –

– Design –

– Animatronics and SAG Puppeteering-

– Creature and Superhero Suit Construction –

– Fabrication and Production –

– Full Size Stage Props –

– Event Theme Design and Construction –

– Custom Props and Decor Elements –

Our capabilities allow us to create just about anything you can imagine!”

Vicky has shared two new beautiful tribute billboards for her late husband on Twitter.

Also check out this beautiful new Chris Cornell tribute below.