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We Are Kelso, 2007

Terry Furchgott
(American, born 1948)

Location: Kelso High School, Kelso

ABOUT THE ARTWORK

Terry Furchgott's mural painting reflects the community of Kelso's pride in its school and school traditions. The artwork depicts halftime activities at a football game, including cheerleaders dancing the Highland Fling and the school's mascot, the Hilander, with his bagpipe and drum.

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

ABOUT THE ARTIST

Artist Terry Furchgott creates richly colorful figurative paintings, murals, and installations that explore the dynamics of human relationships and communities. She received an honors degree in art history from Radcliffe College, Cambridge and studied at Camden Arts Center, London.

ARTWORK DETAILS

Material Category

Painting - paint on rigid surface / mixed media

Medium

Acrylic on gessoed plywood

Dimensions

7 1/2 ft x 27 ft

ID Number

WSAC2005.026.000

Acquisition Method

Site responsive commission

Artist Location

Washington, United States

LOCATION INFORMATION

Agency

Kelso School District

Artwork Location

Kelso High School
Interior mainstreet hallway entrance to commons

WA County

Cowlitz

Setting

Interior

Site Type

Public School

Address

1904 Allen Street
Kelso, WA 98626

Geo. Coordinates

46.143480 | -122.892470

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