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Artwork copyright Cecilia Blomberg. Photo courtesy of the artist.

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McMicken Heights Tapestry, 2012

Cecilia Blomberg
(Swedish, born 1950)

Location: McMicken Heights Elementary, SeaTac

ABOUT THE ARTWORK

Cecilia Blomberg's tapestry addresses diversity; as many as seventy languages are spoken at McMicken Heights Elementary. This tapestry depicts students learning and sharing with elements of education floating above them and surrounding the "Tree of Knowledge."

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

ABOUT THE ARTIST

Swedish tapestry artist Cecilia Blomberg lives and works in Washington state. Creating artworks for public and private spaces, Blomberg's tapestries intricately depict figurative imagery.

ARTWORK DETAILS

Material Category

Textile / fiber / organic materials

Medium

Hand-woven wool tapestry

Dimensions

5 ft x 8 ft x 1 in

ID Number

WSAC2011.019.000

Acquisition Method

Site responsive commission

Artist Location

Washington, United States

LOCATION INFORMATION

Agency

Highline School District

Artwork Location

McMicken Heights Elementary
Main entry - slant wall

WA County

King

Setting

Interior

Site Type

Public School

Address

3708 S.168th St.
SeaTac, WA 98188

Geo. Coordinates

47.45326 | -122.285423

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