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Artwork copyright Wayne Chabre. Photo courtesy of the artist.
Artwork%20copyright%20Wayne%20Chabre.%20Photo%20courtesy%20of%20the%20artist.

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Pending Communication, 2007

Wayne Chabre
(American, born 1947)

Location: Mount Tahoma High School, Tacoma

ABOUT THE ARTWORK

Pending Communication is a representation of the many languages spoken by the diverse student body of Mount Tahoma High School, and is comprised of the letters and symbols of each. This sculpture's form takes its inspiration from a spiral of rising smoke.

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

ABOUT THE ARTIST

Wayne Chabre is a Walla-Walla based artist who creates architectural, garden and public art sculptures. His works are made from a variety of metals and feature playful, figurative imagery.

ARTWORK DETAILS

Material Category

Sculpture - other metals

Medium

Sheet aluminum, stainless steel cables and bolts, and automotive paint

Dimensions

288 in x 336 in x 120 in

ID Number

WSAC2005.001.000

Acquisition Method

Site responsive commission

Artist Location

Washington, United States

LOCATION INFORMATION

Agency

Tacoma School District

Artwork Location

Mount Tahoma High School
Rotunda of commons area

WA County

Pierce

Setting

Interior

Site Type

Public School

Address

4634 S. 74th St.
Tacoma, WA 98409

Geo. Coordinates

47.189245 | -122.502575

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