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

Documents

All the Colors, 2011

Stephen Yates
(American, born 1952)

Location: Cedarhurst Elementary, Burien

ABOUT THE ARTWORK

Stephen Yates' band of eleven vibrantly painted panels, located in the entry of Cedarhurst Elementary, suggests "moving currents, schools of fish, seaweed, shimmering light filtering from the surface down, and mysterious shadows drifting through space."

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

ABOUT THE ARTIST

Artist Stephen Yates creates expressive paintings that explore gestural representation and abstraction. Inspired by landscapes, under water life, and the cosmos, Yates' work investigates color relationships and the dynamic interaction of forms.

ARTWORK DETAILS

Material Category

Painting - paint on rigid surface / mixed media

Medium

Acrylic on wood panel

Dimensions

29 in x 133 in

ID Number

WSAC2009.022.000

Acquisition Method

Site responsive commission

Artist Location

Washington, United States

LOCATION INFORMATION

Agency

Highline School District

Artwork Location

Cedarhurst Elementary
entry

WA County

King

Setting

Interior

Site Type

Public School

Address

17810 8th Ave. S, Bldg. A
Burien, WA 98148

Geo. Coordinates

47.484204 | -122.324859

Before Visiting

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To report an error or provide additional information, please contact us at collections@arts.wa.gov.