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Artwork copyright Paul Buckner. Photo courtesy of the artist.

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Sculpin Wind Vane, 2005

Paul Buckner
(American, born 1933, died 2014)

Location: South Seattle College - Georgetown Campus, Seattle

ABOUT THE ARTWORK

This wind vane by Paul Buckner overlooks South Seattle College's Georgetown Campus. A sculpin sits atop an octopus, hailing Seattle's marine environment.

This artwork was acquired for the State Art Collection in partnership with South Seattle Community College.

ARTWORK DETAILS

Material Category

Sculpture - other metals

Sculpture - interactive / technology / kinetic

Medium

Gold and metal leaf on formed copper sheet

Dimensions

30 in x 37 in x 8 in

ID Number

WSAC2003.073.001

Acquisition Method

Site responsive commission

Artist Location

Oregon, United States

LOCATION INFORMATION

Agency

South Seattle College

Artwork Location

South Seattle College - Georgetown Campus
SE corner of the roof of Building A

WA County

King

Setting

Exterior

Site Type

College

Address

6000 16th Avenue SW
Seattle, WA 98106-1499

Geo. Coordinates

47.543195 | -122.326481

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