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Greetings, 2006

Garth Edwards
(American, born 1950)

Location: Mount Vernon High School, Mount Vernon

ABOUT THE ARTWORK

Artist Garth Edwards addresses scale with these large, whimsical figures at Mount Vernon High School. The Umbrella Man and Bird frame the entryway as students pass by.

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

ABOUT THE ARTIST

Northwest artist Garth Edwards creates playful, figurative works on paper, sculptures, and installations.

ARTWORK DETAILS

Material Category

Sculpture - other metals

Medium

Aluminum

Dimensions

dimensions variable

ID Number

WSAC2005.048.00A-B

Acquisition Method

Site responsive commission

Artist Location

Washington, United States

LOCATION INFORMATION

Agency

Mount Vernon School District

Artwork Location

Mount Vernon High School
South side of New Main building

WA County

Skagit

Setting

Exterior

Site Type

Public School

Address

314 N 9th St
Mount Vernon, WA 98273

Geo. Coordinates

48.422338 | -122.325548

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