By using this site, you agree to its use of cookies as provided in our policy.

Eye Benches I, II, and III by Louise Bourgeois - Seattle, Washington
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Hikenutty
N 47° 36.909 W 122° 21.303
10T E 548466 N 5273728
Quick Description: After being commissioned by the Seattle Art Museum to do a fountain for the Olympic Sculpture Park, the artist added these functional sculptures as a gift to the park.
Location: Washington, United States
Date Posted: 1/17/2007 12:30:40 AM
Waymark Code: WM151Z
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
Views: 167

Long Description:
When the Seattle Art Museum commissioned Louise Bourgeois to do a major fountain for the Olympic Sculpture Park, the artist added these functional sculptures as her gift to the park. The benches were designed by Bourgeois and carved by Italian stone masons from black Zimbabwe granite.

Title: Eye Benches I, II, and III

Artist: Louise Bourgeois

Media (materials) used: Granite

Location (specific park, transit center, library, etc.): Olympic Sculpture Park

Date of creation or placement: Created in 1996-1997, Placed in 2006

Visit Instructions:

To help give a different perspective and to better the waymark for future visitors please tell us about your visit and upload a favorite photograph you took of the waymark.

Search for...
Geocaching.com Google Map
Google Maps
MapQuest
Bing Maps
Trails.com Maps
Nearest Waymarks
Nearest Abstract Public Sculptures
Nearest Geocaches
Nearest Benchmarks
Nearest Hotels
Create a scavenger hunt using this waymark as the center point