Artwork%20copyright%20Daniel%20Galvez.%20Photo%20courtesy%20of%20the%20artist.
Artwork copyright Daniel Galvez. Photo courtesy of the artist.
Artwork%20copyright%20Daniel%20Galvez.%20Photo%20courtesy%20of%20the%20artist.

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Re: Work, 2006

Daniel Galvez
(American, born 1953)

Location: McNeil Island Special Commitment Center, Steilacoom

ABOUT THE ARTWORK

This mural by artist Daniel Galvez explores themes of work and positive connection to community in the Visitor's Center of a specialized mental health treatment facility operated by the Department of Social and Health Services.

This artwork was acquired for the State Art Collection in partnership with Department of Social and Health Services.

ABOUT THE ARTIST

Oakland-based artist Daniel Galvez creates murals for public spaces. His works are inspired by his Mexican heritage and the legacy of community-focused artworks created by great Mexican muralists Diego Rivera, David Alfaro Siqueiros, and José Clemente Orozco. He received a BFA from California College of Arts and Crafts and an MA in painting from San Francisco State University.

ARTWORK DETAILS

Material Category

Painting - paint on fabric

Medium

Oil on canvas

Dimensions

8 ft 8 in x 51 ft

ID Number

WSAC2004.014.000

Acquisition Method

Site responsive commission

Artist Location

California, United States

LOCATION INFORMATION

Agency

Department of Social and Health Services

Artwork Location

McNeil Island Special Commitment Center
McNeil Island EV Bldg.; Visitor's Room

WA County

Pierce

Setting

Interior

Site Type

State Agency

Address

PO Box 88450
Steilacoom, WA 98388

Geo. Coordinates

47.215170 | -122.689004

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