Embraced Thread

Submitted by suikang zhao

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Client: Arts and Science / Culture For All Charlotte, NC

Location: City of Charlotte, NC, United States

Completion date: 2021

Artwork budget: $75,000

Project Team

Artist

Suikang Zhao

zars studio Ltd

Client

City of Charlotte

Overview

A permanent sculpture for CMPD, Charlotte, NC. The artwork is about the police department’s community service mission, the working relationship between the police officers and the community. By getting both police officers and residents involved through the process of art-making, the artwork forms a personal linkage between police officers in Charlotte Mecklenburg Police Department and residents in the area. The multi-language of words are collected from residents and CMPD officers.
Material: perforated stainless panels with LED light. Size: 20’x 60′ x7′

Goals

The artwork is about the police department's community service mission, the working relationship between the police officers and the community.