Artwork%20copyright%20Liz%20Mapelli.%20Photo%20courtesy%20of%20the%20artist.
Artwork copyright Liz Mapelli. Photo courtesy of the artist.
Artwork%20copyright%20Liz%20Mapelli.%20Photo%20courtesy%20of%20the%20artist.

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Magnificent M, 2007

Liz Mapelli
(American, born 1948)

Location: Madrona Elementary, SeaTac

ABOUT THE ARTWORK

Artist Liz Mapelli was inspired by the Madrone Tree, with its peeling bark, dark green leaves, white flowers, and orange-red berries. She created thirteen glass discs inspired by the lifecycle of the Madrone. These discs hang in a stairwell and at the entrance.

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

ARTWORK DETAILS

Material Category

Sculpture - glass

Medium

Fused glass

Dimensions

10 in to 16 in diam (each)

ID Number

WSAC2007.001.002A-M

Acquisition Method

Site responsive commission

Artist Location

Guanajuato, Mexico

LOCATION INFORMATION

Agency

Highline School District

Artwork Location

Madrona Elementary
Windows in stairway #4

WA County

King

Setting

Interior

Site Type

Public School

Address

20301 32nd Avenue South
SeaTac, WA 98198

Geo. Coordinates

47.420336 | -122.293226

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