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Learning Edge, 2008

John Wehrle
(American, born 1941)

Location: Edgerton Elementary, Puyallup

ABOUT THE ARTWORK

John Wehrle's playful installation refers to geography, art, poetry, and music to celebrate Edgerton Elementary. In the work, students come together to hold up the school's name, depicting how individuals contribute to a unified community.

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

ARTWORK DETAILS

Material Category

Painting - paint on rigid surface / mixed media

Medium

Acrylic on birch plywood and non-woven media

Dimensions

20 ft x 68 ft x 1/4 in

ID Number

WSAC2007.029.000

Acquisition Method

Site responsive commission

Artist Location

California, United States

LOCATION INFORMATION

Agency

Puyallup School District

Artwork Location

Edgerton Elementary
Main entry foyer - Interior corridor wall

WA County

Pierce

Setting

Interior

Site Type

Public School

Address

16528 127th Ct. E.
Puyallup, WA 98374

Geo. Coordinates

47.131407 | -122.235583

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