Client: Colorado Council on the Arts
Location: Pueblo, CO, United States
Completion date: 2009
Public Art Agent
Colorado Council on the Arts
“Birds” Sculpture Detail. 14’Hx15’Wx8’D. Colorado Mental Health Institute at Pueblo, Robert Lee Hawkins Forensic Institute of Psychiatry. Public Art commissioned by the Colorado Council on the Arts. Installed 8/2008. A place-marking, entry sculpture in polychrome stainless steel and Cor-ten steel.
The client wanted a positive uplifting message for its troubled residents to be inspired by. I proposed an abstract flock of birds that soars upward conveying a positive and uplifting message to staff, residents and visitors.
The art selection committee was comprised of the staff and directors of the center.