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Midden Mound Wickiups

Submitted by Buster Simpson

Client: Pearsall Park

Location: San Antonio, TX, United States

Completion date: 2016

Artwork budget: $270,000

Project Team


Buster Simpson

Buster Simpson LLC


Pearsall Park


Medium: Steel, woven wire mesh, hex cell carbon composites, Texas red granite, solar, LEDs
 14’ x 28 x 60’
 Wickiup Encampment brings an indigenous aesthetic to the ‘shade blanket’ element of this dual-canopied seating area providing shade for a Serpentine Bench. Wickiup Overlook, a hexagonal shade canopy that references contemporary materials often used in aircraft manufacturing, provides shade to the Prism Bench comprised of three interlocking prism-shaped pieces of polished Texas red granite. Commissioned by the Department for Culture and Creative Development.