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Artwork copyright Tom Anderson. Photo courtesy of the artist.
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Documents

Elements of Inquiry, 2007

Tom Anderson
(American, born 1951)

Location: Bates Technical College - South Campus, Tacoma

ABOUT THE ARTWORK

Artist Thomas Anderson created four wall-mounted panels with abstract images symbolizing the trades and academics taught at Tacoma's Bates Technical College.

This artwork was acquired for the State Art Collection in partnership with Bates Technical College.

ABOUT THE ARTIST

Olympia-based artist Tom Anderson creates prints, paintings, metalworks, and mixed-media constructions.

ARTWORK DETAILS

Material Category

Sculpture - mixed media

Medium

Mixed media acrylic, metal leaf, patina on copper and aluminum

Dimensions

72 in x 96.5 in

ID Number

WSAC2005.047.000

Acquisition Method

Site responsive commission

Artist Location

Washington, United States

LOCATION INFORMATION

Agency

Bates Technical College

Artwork Location

Bates Technical College-South Campus
Main lobby of LCR

WA County

Pierce

Setting

Interior

Site Type

College

Address

1101 S Yakima Ave
Tacoma, WA 98405-4895

Geo. Coordinates

47.251862 | -122.446297

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