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Documents

Elements, 2010

Masayuki Nagase
(Japanese, born 1949)

Location: Centralia College, Centralia

ABOUT THE ARTWORK

Masayuki Nagase's carved granite seats evoke earth, water, wind and fire and offer a moment of connection to nature in the midst of Centralia Community College's campus. The seats surround a Gary Oak, the campus' symbol.

This artwork was acquired for the State Art Collection in partnership with Centralia College.

ABOUT THE ARTIST

Artist Masayuki Nagase was born in Kyoto, Japan and studied at the Academy of Fine Arts in Tokyo. His sculpture and public art projects are internationally recognized. The artist became a resident of the United States in 1995, and lives and works in Berkeley, California.

ARTWORK DETAILS

Material Category

Sculpture - stone / ceramics / terracotta

Medium

Carved granite

Dimensions

dimensions variable

ID Number

WSAC2009.008.00A-G

Acquisition Method

Site responsive commission

Artist Location

California, United States

LOCATION INFORMATION

Agency

Centralia College

Artwork Location

Centralia College
South Plaza of Science Center - between pedestrian walkway and building's entrance

WA County

Lewis

Setting

Exterior

Site Type

College

Address

600 Centralia College Blvd
Centralia, WA 98531

Geo. Coordinates

46.71568 | -122.961701

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