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Cascade, 2013

Kana Tanaka
(Japanese, born 1972)

Location: Washington State University - Spokane, Spokane

ABOUT THE ARTWORK

Kana Tanaka's "Cascade" at Washington State University's Riverpoint Campus references the nearby Spokane River and its cascading waterfalls. Interspersed within thousands of hand-formed clear glass spheres are colorful dichroic glass leaves, petals, and fish.

This artwork was acquired for the State Art Collection in partnership with Washington State University.

ARTWORK DETAILS

Material Category

Sculpture - glass

Medium

Handmade clear and dichroic glass and stainless steel wire

Dimensions

17 ft x 8 ft x 130 ft

ID Number

WSAC2011.022.000

Acquisition Method

Site responsive commission

Artist Location

California, United States

LOCATION INFORMATION

Agency

Washington State University

Artwork Location

Washington State University - Spokane
Pharmaceutical & Biomedical Sciences Building, suspended above north stairway

WA County

Spokane

Setting

Interior

Site Type

University

Address

PO Box 1495
Spokane, WA 99201-1495

Geo. Coordinates

47.660532 | -117.406805

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