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The Zephyr - Issaquah, WA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member beagle39z
N 47° 31.730 W 122° 02.066
10T E 572680 N 5264385
Quick Description: “The Zephyr” is a mixed metal and glass sculpture. The top is kinetic, moving with the wind.
Location: Washington, United States
Date Posted: 9/27/2012 4:33:28 PM
Waymark Code: WMFCD4
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Max and 99
Views: 7

Long Description:
The artist, Andrew Carson, executes every step of the process, including design, engineering, prototyping, metal cutting, pounding and finishing as well as glass and cement casting. There are no “found parts” in Carson’s work. He designs and makes every piece, including the glass balls, the hubs and the transitions. His inspiration includes a fascination with the wind machines near his childhood home and his time working in a bicycle shop, fiddling with gears and learning to weld.
Title of Piece: The Zephyr

Artist: Andrew Carson

Material/Media: Mixed metal and glass

Date of Creation or Placement: 2004

Location (specific park, transit center, library, etc.): Near Bush Street and Rainier Blvd.

Web link(s) for additional information: Not listed

Web link(s) to YouTube or other video: Not listed

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