Dwellings - Orlando Museum of Art - Florida. USA.
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N 28° 34.364 W 081° 21.935
17R E 464246 N 3160703
Quick Description: The group of wire basket type sculptures called 'Dwellings' located on the plaza of the "Orlando Museum of Art" which is a leading cultural institution in the region for visual arts. located at Loch Haven Park - Orlando, Florida. USA.
Location: Florida, United States
Date Posted: 11/26/2012 9:28:33 AM
Waymark Code: WMFT38
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Outspoken1
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Long Description:
Gift to the Museum by Barbara and Gary Sorensen, Barbara, was the sculptor.
Dwellings reflect Sorensens interest in the large woven fish traps of the Aborigine people of Northen Australia.

The works are typical of Barbaras work shown on her web site: (visit link)

"The Orlando Museum of Art is an educational institution whose mission reflects the continued growth of Florida. Since its inception, the Museum’s purpose has been to enrich the cultural life of Florida by providing excellence in the visual arts. To meet this objective, the Museum has dedicated itself to collecting, preserving and interpreting notable works of art; to presenting exhibitions of local, regional, national and international significance; to developing first-rate educational programs; and to presenting creative and inclusive programs to reach every segment of a diverse community." Text Source: (visit link)
Title of Piece: Dwellings

Artist: Barbara Sorensen

Material/Media: Powder coated - Aluminium

Location (specific park, transit center, library, etc.): Orlando Museum of Art - Sculpture Plaza.

Web link(s) for additional information: [Web Link]

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