Client: City of Melbourne Florida
Location: Melbourne, FL, United States
Completion date: 2013
Artwork budget: $25,000
Public Art Agent
White Circle Gallery
” The Vision of the Harbor Guardian” was specifically created for the city of Melbourne, FL to represent the city's values and bring to life the different aspects of the city. The sculpture's medium is aluminum with dimensions of 20' high by 13' diameter finished with weather resistant paint. This sculpture was designed and created by international artist Harak Rubio.
The goal for this project was to pioneered the public art movement in the area and open doors for other artist to obtain commission public art projects such as this one.
The collaboration process was extremely smooth and professional. With communication as one of the main priorities for all of our projects we have been able to achieve successful interactions with all the involved parties with minor to no discrepancies.
This project by artist Harak Rubio served as a staple for the art community in Melbourne, Fl and inspired many individuals to join the art community, support the arts, and invest in the arts.