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Star People, 2011

David Govedare
(American, born 1950)

Location: Timberline High School, Olympia

ABOUT THE ARTWORK

Artist David Govedare brings together "primal energy and modern technology" in these three steel sculptures of the human form. Each figure contains a disc of glass and stylized cut-outs.

This artwork was acquired for the State Art Collection in partnership with North Thurston Public Schools.

ABOUT THE ARTIST

Northwest sculptor David Govedare uses human and animal figures to create symbolic and visual narratives.

ARTWORK DETAILS

Material Category

Sculpture - uncoated ferrous metals

Medium

Weathering steel, stainless steel, glass

Dimensions

11 ft x 4 ft each

ID Number

WSAC2011.009.00A-C

Acquisition Method

Site responsive commission

Artist Location

Washington, United States

LOCATION INFORMATION

Agency

North Thurston Public Schools

Artwork Location

Timberline High School
Central entrance - landscaping beds

WA County

Thurston

Setting

Exterior

Site Type

Public School

Address

6120 Mullen Rd. SE
Olympia, WA 98503

Geo. Coordinates

47.007764 | -122.800525

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