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Public Libraries + Public Art


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Public Libraries + Public Art

  1. 1. Public Libraries + Public Art Jenny Cook, Tricia Karlin Special Thanks: to Liz Kowalchuk, Porter Arneill, and Americans for the Arts ( for the following images Percent for Art Project Lawrence Public Library
  2. 2. Laser Lawn (2007)Dan CorsonLasers, aluminum, computer control system, sensors.Huizenga Plaza, Ft Lauderdale, FL
  3. 3. Laser Lawn
  4. 4. Solar Time Plane (installed in 2005)Dale EldredMetalBroward County Main Library, Broward County, FL
  5. 5. Who am ISeyed Alavi6 composite portrait images temporarily displayed in light boxes along thelength of Market Street, San Francisco
  6. 6. Who am I
  7. 7. After Image (2007)Linda BeaumontWashington State Arts Commission
  8. 8. After Image
  9. 9. SeagrassBarbara GrygutisFabricated Aluminum, Lighting 30’H x 10’W x 6’DOcean boulevard Median Sculptures, Long Beach, California
  10. 10. Harmonic Convergence (2011)Christopher JanneyCommissioned by Miami International Airport, Miami DadeCounty, Art in Public Places
  11. 11. Harmonic Convergence
  12. 12. Bay Area Bird Encounters (2011)Walter KitunduCommissioned by San Francisco Arts Commission, San FranciscoInternational Airport
  13. 13. Bay Area Bird Encounters
  14. 14. West Hollywood Library Murals (2011)Shepard Fairey, Kenny Scharf, RETNA (Marquis Lewis)PaintWest Hollywood, CA
  15. 15. West Hollywood Library Murals
  16. 16. Flying carpet (2005)Seyed AlaviWool and Nylon Carpet; 18.5’W x 150’LSacramento International Airport
  17. 17. Flying carpet
  18. 18. Souls of Trees (2007)Heather CarterBent pineSpicewood Springs Branch Library, Austin, TX
  19. 19. Parabiosis VII (2008)Kendell BusterPowder coated steel, greenhouse shade clothAgave Branch Library, Phoenix, AZ
  20. 20. Leap (2011)Lawrence ArgentAluminum, steel, crushed glass, urethane. Case: Chinese green granite, bronzeCommissioned by Sacramento Metropolitan Arts Commission
  21. 21. Leap
  22. 22. Heart and Mind (2011)Ralph HelmickCommissioned by Oregon Arts Commission
  23. 23. Core Sample, I (Projector) and Core Sample, II (Fountain) and Foundations(2011)Chris SauterCommissioned by City of San Antonio Office of Cultural Affairs
  24. 24. MLK Jr. MemorialBarbara GrygutisGranite / Handmade ceramic tile / SodColumbia, MO
  25. 25. Around TownLarry KirklandBench: carved and engraved white Carrara marble. Tires: African black graniteChapel Hill, North Carolina
  26. 26. Around Town