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Artwork copyright Ries Niemi. Photo courtesy of the artist.
Artwork%20copyright%20Ries%20Niemi.%20Photo%20courtesy%20of%20the%20artist.

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Trades Column, 2005

Ries Niemi
(American, born 1955)

Location: Bellingham Technical College, Bellingham

ABOUT THE ARTWORK

Artist Ries Niemi created a classically styled column based on Trajan's column in Rome to display subjects taught at Bellingham Technical College.

This artwork was acquired for the State Art Collection in partnership with Bellingham Technical College.

ABOUT THE ARTIST

Artist and craftsman Ries Niemi creates sculptures and public installations using industrial fabrication techniques and industrial materials such as metal, wood, and plastics. He lives and works in Bow, Washington.

ARTWORK DETAILS

Material Category

Sculpture - other metals

Medium

Stainless steel

Dimensions

28 ft x 12 ft x 12ft

ID Number

WSAC2003.047.000

Acquisition Method

Site responsive commission

Artist Location

Washington, United States

LOCATION INFORMATION

Agency

Bellingham Technical College

Artwork Location

Bellingham Technical College
Grassy area between Bldg G & Colleges Services Bld

WA County

Whatcom

Setting

Exterior

Site Type

College

Address

3028 Lindbergh Ave.
Bellingham, WA 98225-1599

Geo. Coordinates

48.765438 | -122.509527

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