Quincy Project “Bridge”

Submitted by Stephen Shachtman

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Client: Denver Arts & Venues Public Art Program

Location: Denver, CO, United States

Completion date: 2012

Artwork budget: $37,000

Project Team

Artist

Stephen Shachtman

Shachtman Studios

Public Art Agent

Mary Valdez

Denver Arts & Venues Public Art Program

Overview

Bridge is a gateway piece to Denver, Colorado. Bridging the community with Fort Logan National Cemetery. Bridge is made from Corten steel, Black Granite and stacked glass. The Corten represents the living, the granite represents the deceased, and the glass the spirit connecting both worlds. 15' tall 4' deep 12' wide

Goals

The goal was to create a gateway piece to the southwest point of Denver next to Fort Logan Cemetery.

Process

Worked with the members of the public art board to create a stoic gateway piece for this area of Denver