Whistlestop for an Organ Teacher (detail), 2009,
stainless steel, 127 x 72 x 37"
Commissioning Agency: TriMet, Portland, Oregon
Location:5th Avenue and Alder, Portland, Oregon
Fabricator: Fabrication Specialties, Ltd., Seattle
This sculpture references pipe organs, particularly a windchest with three fanciful pipes. Intended to evoke sound and provide a quiet moment in an urban streetscape, itís softly reflective surface picks up changes in light and color.