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Artwork copyright Mark Fessler. Photo courtesy of the artist.
Artwork%20copyright%20Mark%20Fessler.%20Photo%20courtesy%20of%20the%20artist.

Channel, 2006

Mark Fessler
(American, born 1951)

Location: White Center Heights Elementary

ABOUT THE ARTWORK

Mark Fessler took his inspiration from the idea of way-finding, creating a form that mimics nautical navigation markers around the world to mark the main entrance at White Center Heights Elementary School.

This artwork was acquired for the State Art Collection in partnership with Highline School District.

ARTWORK DETAILS

Material Category

Sculpture - other metals

Sculpture - stone / ceramics / terracotta

Medium

Sierra white granite, stainless steel, composite lumber, silicone bronze, and pumice

Dimensions

11 ft x 56 in x 56 in

ID Number

WSAC2004.016.000

Acquisition Method

Site responsive commission

Artist Location

Washington, United States

LOCATION INFORMATION

Agency

Highline School District

Artwork Location

White Center Heights Elementary
Plaza near steps to community school entrance - West side of school

WA. County

King

Setting

Exterior

Site Type

Public School

Address

10015 6th Ave S.W.
Seattle, WA 98146

Geo. Coordinates

47.513659 | -122.344186

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