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Big Bang and Little Bang, 2008

Jack Archibald
(American, born 1950)

Location: Cascade Middle School, Vancouver

ABOUT THE ARTWORK

Artist Jack Archibald's "Big Bang and Little Bang" is a representation in glass of both the Mount St. Helens volcanic eruption in 1980 and the Big Bang theory about how the universe started.

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

ABOUT THE ARTIST

Stained-glass artist Jack Archibald uses the alteration of light to animate the color and form of abstract shapes. He lives and works on Camano Island, Washington.

ARTWORK DETAILS

Material Category

Sculpture - glass

Medium

Stained glass

Dimensions

20 ft x 15 ft (main section)

ID Number

WSAC2006.003.00A-D

Acquisition Method

Site responsive commission

Artist Location

Washington, United States

LOCATION INFORMATION

Agency

Evergreen School District

Artwork Location

Cascade Middle School
Main entry at the front and back of hallway

WA County

Clark

Setting

Interior

Site Type

Public School

Address

13900 NE 18th St.
Vancouver, WA 98684

Geo. Coordinates

45.642260 | -122.519460

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