Waukesha to be next location for GuitarTown public arts project

WAUKESHA -- Waukesha, the birthplace of the Les Paul, has been picked for the next Gibson Guitar Town Project site.

GuitarTown Waukesha will feature 10-foot tall fiberglass Gibson Les Paul model guitars, and a series of regular size guitars, to be artistically designed by local and nationally acclaimed visual artists and displayed in front of the city's landmarks and businesses. Each guitar sculpture will celebrate a musician, personality or artist unique to the region's history, with guitar sculptures sponsored by local businesses and individuals.