Artwork%20copyright%20Ruth%20Brockmann.%20Photo%20courtesy%20of%20the%20artist.
Artwork copyright Ruth Brockmann. Photo courtesy of the artist.
Artwork%20copyright%20Ruth%20Brockmann.%20Photo%20courtesy%20of%20the%20artist.

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Coming To Our Senses, 2013

Ruth Brockmann
(American, born 1955, died 2013)

Location: Sun Valley Elementary School, Sunnyside

ABOUT THE ARTWORK

Combining colorful fused glass and carved wood, the artwork presents a metaphorical tree of life, and includes animals represented from A to Z.

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

ABOUT THE ARTIST

Late artist Ruth Brockmann, a leader in the Northwest glass-art movement, created fused-glass sculptures that celebrated and explored our spiritual connection to the natural world.

ARTWORK DETAILS

Material Category

Sculpture - glass

Sculpture - wood

Medium

Fused glass, wood

Dimensions

64 in x 64 in x 2 in

ID Number

WSAC2012.021.000

Acquisition Method

Site responsive commission

Artist Location

Washington, United States

LOCATION INFORMATION

Agency

Sunnyside School District

Artwork Location

Sun Valley Elementary School
Main entry, east wall

WA County

Yakima

Setting

Interior

Site Type

Public School

Address

1220 N. 16th St.
Sunnyside, WA 98944

Geo. Coordinates

46.328838 | -119.998044

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