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Artwork copyright Louise Kodis. Photo courtesy of the artist, by Gay Waldman.
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Documents

A Flock, A Flutter, A Flight, 2012

Louise Kodis
(American, born 1942)

Location: Endeavor Elementary School, Vancouver

ABOUT THE ARTWORK

Replicating student-drawn maps via machine stitching, Louise Kodis created twenty translucent and opaque textile banners that comprise 'A Flock, A Flutter, A Flight.' Kodis notes "the intention of this artwork is to activate the imagination, stimulate questions, let answers fly."

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

ABOUT THE ARTIST

Spokane-based artist Louise Kodis creates wall hangings and installations made from colorful textiles. She studied at the San Francisco Art Institute and received a Bachelor of Arts degree from Washington State University in 1964.

ARTWORK DETAILS

Material Category

Textile / fiber / organic materials

Medium

Pieced, layered, and machine stiched silk and metallics

Dimensions

dimensions variable

ID Number

WSAC2011.003.001-20

Acquisition Method

Site responsive commission

Artist Location

Washington, United States

LOCATION INFORMATION

Agency

Evergreen School District

Artwork Location

Endeavor Elementary School
central stairwell vestibule

WA County

Clark

Setting

Interior

Site Type

Public School

Address

2701 NE Four Seasons Lane
Vancouver, WA 98684

Geo. Coordinates

45.641695 | -122.550276

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