Windamajig - Goleta Beach Park - Goleta, CA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Max and 99
N 34° 25.014 W 119° 49.994
11S E 239603 N 3812023
Quick Description: Kinetic sculpture located at the beach in Goleta
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 6/4/2012 9:44:46 PM
Waymark Code: WMEJJM
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Outspoken1
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Long Description:
This kinetic sculpture by George Rhoads is located at the Goleta Beach Park, on Sandspit Road next to the playground. The Univ. of California at Santa Barbara is located just to the west of the park and is an easy walk from the sculpture.

Windamajig consists of approximately 20 cone-shaped pieces attached in small groups to poles that swing independently of each other. The cones catch the wind and propel the piece into motion. It is approximately 15 feet tall, mounted on a concrete foundation that is approximately 3 feet high.
Title of Piece: Windamajig

Artist: George Rhoads

Material/Media: Kinetic pieces: metal; Foundation: concrete

Date of Creation or Placement: 1990

Location (specific park, transit center, library, etc.): Goleta Beach Park

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