Art*o*mat at Crocker Art Museum - Sacramento, CA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member DougK
N 38° 34.638 W 121° 30.356
10S E 630143 N 4270929
Quick Description: This Art*o*mat is located in the old Crocker Art Museum building at Sacramento, California. The nearest Art*o*mat in Northern California is in San Francisco.
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 5/26/2010 10:32:15 AM
Waymark Code: WM8XF2
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member vante
Views: 18

Long Description:
This Art*o*mat is located in the old Crocker Art Museum building at Sacramento, California. Turn left from the entry lobby and it is at the top of the stairway to the lower floor.

Tokens must be purchased for $5 at the gift shop.

A sign on the wall near the Art*o*mat reads:


Art*o*mat

ORIGINAL WORKS OF ART FOR $5.00

This Art*o*mat® machine dispenses original works of art
created by artists from around the world. Made from a
refurbished cigarette machine, Art*o*mat® is the
brainchild of Clark Whittington of Winston-Salem,
North Carolina, whoe created fir first machine in 1997.
There are now more tha 60 Art*o*mat® machines in
operation across the Uinted States. 400 artists from 10
countries participate in the project. This is currently the
only Art*o*mat® in northern California.

To purchase an original work of art please purchase a
token from the Museum Store, located to your right and
down the hall. Tokens are for sale for $5.00 plus tax. No
refunds will be given on Art*o*mat® purchases.

PLEASE DO NOT PUT COINS IN THIS MACHINE


Regardless of what the sign says, there is another Art*o*mat in San Francisco.

Builder: Clark Whittington(?)

Artists:
M.L. Bradley, Julie Graces, Dean Walch, ELise Morris, Missy Galdo Allen


What mediums are used?: small sculptures, hand-crafted soap, spy scope key chain, 3D photography

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