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Artwork copyright Barry Herem. Photo courtesy of the artist.

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Open Window: Looking Glass, 2006

Barry Herem
(American, born 1941)

Location: Washington State Patrol - Crime Laboratory Division, Vancouver, Vancouver

ABOUT THE ARTWORK

Barry Herem sculpted this all-seeing eye—located at the Washington State Patrol's Crime Laboratory in Vancouver—to represent the police and citizens who work together with a protective gaze to solve crime.

This artwork was acquired for the State Art Collection in partnership with Washington State Patrol.

ABOUT THE ARTIST

Northwest artist Barry Herem creates modernist artworks inspired by the natural forms and symbolism found in the Native American artistic traditions of the Pacific Northwest Coast.

ARTWORK DETAILS

Material Category

Sculpture - glass

Medium

Cast glass

Dimensions

26 in x 24 in x 3 in

ID Number

WSAC2005.033.001

Fabricator/s

Michael Dupille (fabricator)

Acquisition Method

Site responsive commission

Artist Location

Washington, United States

LOCATION INFORMATION

Agency

Washington State Patrol

Artwork Location

Washington State Patrol - SW Washington Regional Crime Laboratory
Interior lobby

WA County

Clark

Setting

Interior

Site Type

State Agency

Address

1401 Kauffman Ave
Vancouver, WA 98660

Geo. Coordinates

45.632232 | -122.680831

Before Visiting

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To report an error or provide additional information, please contact us at collections@arts.wa.gov.