Client: Monroe County Art in Public Places
Location: Plantation Key, FL, United States
Completion date: 2021
Artwork budget: $28,000
Dayton Claudio studios inc
Monroe County Art in Public Places
4ftH x 9ftW. Oil paint on clay-formed canvas. Depicts the vast oceanscape of the Florida Keys.
Being a courthouse, there was a desire to have the artwork create a calming, serene atmosphere.
I worked with the arts administrator to select the most appropriate location within the building. Working with her, the architect and interiors coordinator we determined the size and placement for the artwork.
The 88.8 in the title refers to the mile marker of Plantation Key the location within the Florida Keys. Key West is mile marker 0.