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Artwork copyright Stephen Yates. Photo courtesy of the artist.
Artwork%20copyright%20Stephen%20Yates.%20Photo%20courtesy%20of%20the%20artist.

Favorable Currents, 2008

Stephen Yates
(American, born 1952)

Location: New Market Vocational Skills Center

ABOUT THE ARTWORK

Stephen Yates' "Favorable Currents" captures the often unseen underwater world that plays such a key role in the Puget Sound region. His mural-scale painting suggests moving currents, fish, and seaweed.

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

ARTWORK DETAILS

Material Category

Painting - paint on rigid surface / mixed media

Medium

Acrylic on wood panels

Dimensions

4 ft x 17 ft

ID Number

WSAC2007.033.000

Acquisition Method

Site responsive commission

Artist Location

Washington, United States

LOCATION INFORMATION

Agency

Tumwater School District

Artwork Location

New Market Vocational Skills Center
Lab-Tech Building - above the large retracting glass/aluminum door

WA. County

Thurston

Setting

Interior

Site Type

Public School

Address

7299 New market Street SW
Tumwater, WA 98501

Geo. Coordinates

46.982828 | -122.915525

Before Visiting

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