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River Reeds, 2013

Stuart Nakamura
(American, born 1953)

Location: Sunnycrest Elementary, Kent

ABOUT THE ARTWORK

Stuart Nakamura's over-sized sculpture of river reeds allows viewers to experience the riparian environment as an insect might, referencing the nearby Green River and its habitat.

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

ABOUT THE ARTIST

Artist Stuart Nakamura creates sculptural, site-specific artworks inspired by the cultural history, location and character of each setting. He lives and works in Seattle, Washington.

ARTWORK DETAILS

Material Category

Sculpture - other metals

Medium

Stainless steel, concrete, and river stones

Dimensions

129 in x 39 in x 29 in

ID Number

WSAC2012.007.000

Acquisition Method

Site responsive commission

Artist Location

Washington, United States

LOCATION INFORMATION

Agency

Federal Way Public Schools

Artwork Location

Sunnycrest Elementary
South exterior entry

WA County

King

Setting

Interior

Site Type

Public School

Address

24629 42nd Ave South
Kent, WA 98032

Geo. Coordinates

47.380309 | -122.281813

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