Leaf, Pod & Samara - CODAworx

Leaf, Pod & Samara

Submitted by John Christensen

Client: Austin-Bergstrom International Airport

Location: Austin, TX, United States

Completion date: 1999

Artwork budget: $54,000

Project Team


John Christensen


Sun McColgin

Public Art Agent

Megan Crigger

Art In Public Places


Leaf, Pod & Samara, concrete, 24 x 30 x 80 ft, 1999. Commission for the Austin-Bergstrom International Airport, Austin, TX. $54,000 cast concrete sculptures and landscaping. Megan Crigger, Director, Kansas City Office of Culture and Creative Services


Abstracted airborne plant-forms & pod, a leaf and a winged seed - occupy an atrium at an international airport. Landscaping used shade tolerant native plants.