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Statement from artist Matt Amante: This piece is much more linear and has more of a totem-like structure. The major Elements of Design I focused on here were balance and color. The color this time was far more experimental and involved Powder…

Statement from artist Matt Amante: When I approach a sculpture “formally”, I mean that I begin the design process strictly by focusing on Elements and Principles of design. For this piece I wanted to create something that focused heavily on…

Statement from artist Katie Tillman: I have visited a lot of different cities, and there seems to be one common thread in the places I like the most. These cities have all invested in public art. Art is fun, it brings people together, and it does…

Statement from artist, Bob Doster: My sculpture is an accumulation of a lifetime of experimenting with shape, space and form. I do this out of a need to expand my awareness in the space I occupy in the environment and by extension the space my…

Statement from artist, Adam Walls: This sculpture is part of a series that references imagery from sea life, life at a microscopic scale, and any life that springs forth or grows from its core. "Core IV" is made of steel.

Statement from artist, Ray Giddens: Though the most obvious implication in Wheel Within a Wheel is a reference to Ezekiel, I design my art to contain multiple meanings. This way, like the Bible, itself and some poetry and art, my sculptures…

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