Breathe

Submitted by Warren Langley

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Client: Museum of Glass

Location: Tacoma, WA, United States

Completion date: 2004

Artwork budget: $100,000

Project Team

Artist

Warren Langley

Art Consultant

Kate Elliott

Client

Museum of Glass

Overview

Polycarbonate poles, with an internal remote light source, gently sway and move in the breeze. As with a breath.

Goals

To create a sculptural response in the outdoor water pond of the Museum which used the innate properties of water (reflection, refraction and diffraction). Glass has these same properties. In addressing them, attention is drawn to the fabulous Glass collection within the Museum.

Process

Generated by art consultant Kate Elliott and the Museum of Glass the artist worked with Museum staff and Scott Schroeder of Cube6 Art Productions.

Additional Information

The project was of a temporary (3 year) duration and subsequently re-located to the site of the Vancouver winter Olympic Village.