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In Wanting to Know, 2011

Joanne Hammer
(American, born 1947)

Location: Eastern Washington University

ABOUT THE ARTWORK

Joanne Hammer's glass and marble mosaic tile artwork honors the history of the building where it's sited, Hargreaves Hall, originally built in the 1940s as the university library and updated in 2009. Hammer also pays tribute to the local area with depictions of the Palouse and a reference to Turnbull National Wildlife Refuge.

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

ARTWORK DETAILS

Material Category

Sculpture - glass

Medium

Glass and marble mosaic tile

Dimensions

9 ft x 5 ft x 1 1/2 in

ID Number

WSAC2010.017.000

Acquisition Method

Site responsive commission

Artist Location

Washington, United States

LOCATION INFORMATION

Agency

Eastern Washington University

Artwork Location

Eastern Washington University
Hargreaves Hall - Southwest lobby

WA. County

Spokane

Setting

Exterior

Site Type

University

Address

319 Showalter Hall
Cheney, WA 99004-2445

Geo. Coordinates

47.491673 | -117.579801

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