"Maternal Square" - one of the pleasant cozy memorable places in Novosibirsk - was founded in 1999.
Seven years later, in the year of the family (2006), the key track “Mother and Child”, 3.5 meters high, was installed in the already beloved by many squares.
The initiative to create the "Mother's Square" in Novosibirsk belongs to women from the Public Organization "Obelisk", grieving mothers who lost their children in local wars.
Created the composition "Mother and Child" Novosibirsk sculptor Alexander Krutikov. It was his idea that appealed to the members of the jury.
The sculpture was made of gray-pink granite material specially brought from Kazakhstan. According to the author, the monument is intended to symbolize not the grief of loss, but the depth of maternal love, tenderness and care.