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Artwork copyright Susan Aurand. Photo courtesy of the artist.

Documents

Passage, 2008

Susan Aurand
(American, born 1950)

Location: Olympic Middle School, Shelton

ABOUT THE ARTWORK

Artist Susan Aurand's "Passage," located in a middle school, evokes a sense of the students' own transition from childhood to adulthood.

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

ABOUT THE ARTIST

Olympia-based painter Susan Aurand teaches visual art at The Evergreen State College. The artist states that her work is "inspired by my passion for nature and my deep interest in symbols, metaphor, memory and consciousness."

ARTWORK DETAILS

Material Category

Painting - paint on rigid surface / mixed media

Medium

Oil on birch panel

Dimensions

75 in x 82 in (main panel)

ID Number

WSAC2007.006.002A-D

Acquisition Method

Site responsive commission

Artist Location

Washington, United States

LOCATION INFORMATION

Agency

Shelton School District

Artwork Location

Olympic Middle School
Bus/student entry

WA County

Mason

Setting

Interior

Site Type

Public School

Address

800 East K Street
Shelton, WA 98584

Geo. Coordinates

47.227579 | -123.1126

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