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alive lively living for Ramona Hodges, 2008

Jim Hodges
(American, born 1957)

Location: Washington State University - Spokane, Spokane

ABOUT THE ARTWORK

Spokane-raised artist Jim Hodges created this stainless steel sculpture to explore new perceptions. The varied surfaces, from mirrored to matte, alter the surrounding landscape through playful, reflective illusion. This work is dedicated to Hodges' mother, Ramona, who died shortly before this work was made.

This artwork was acquired for the State Art Collection in partnership with Washington State University.

ABOUT THE ARTIST

Artist Jim Hodges creates detailed conceptual installations using a variety of media. Born in Spokane, Washington, he received his Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from Fort Wright College in Spokane and received his Master of Fine Arts degree from the Pratt Institute in Brooklyn.

ARTWORK DETAILS

Material Category

Sculpture - other metals

Medium

Stainless steel

Dimensions

90 in x 108 in x 100 in

ID Number

WSAC2004.055.00A-C

Acquisition Method

Site responsive commission

Artist Location

New York, United States

LOCATION INFORMATION

Agency

Washington State University

Artwork Location

Washington State University - Spokane
Pharmaceutical & Biomedical Sciences Building, north of building

WA County

Spokane

Setting

Exterior

Site Type

University

Address

412 E Spokane Falls Blvd.
Spokane, WA 99202

Geo. Coordinates

47.660704 | -117.407085

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