Five Skater's Artpiece - San Jose, CA
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member ucdvicky
N 37° 19.957 W 121° 54.005
10S E 597439 N 4132338
Quick Description: "The Five Skater's Artpiece at Arena Green honors five Olympic champion ice skaters from the Bay Area: Peggy Fleming, Debbi Thomas, Brian Boitano, Kristy Yamaguchi, and Rudy Galindo."
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 11/19/2007 6:15:21 AM
Waymark Code: WM2M50
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member tiki-4
Views: 39

Long Description:
"The piece includes five mosaic-tiled pillars, a symbolic ice rink featuring quotations from each of the skaters and time capsules displaying memorabilia from their careers, medal platforms, and a plaque listing each skater's national and international awards." (visit link)
City: San Jose

Location Name: Artwork

Artist: Larry Sultan and Mike Mandel

Date: October 1996

Media: Mosiac

Relevant Web Site: Not listed

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