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3 Miles High

 

"3 Miles High" by Ron Fondaw

Artist:  Ron Fondaw

Title:  "3 Miles High"

Medium:  Sculpture -Ceramic

Size:  2' x 32' x 6"

Year Installed:  1994

Venue:  Sunrise/Dan Pearl Branch Library



Description

This ceramic sculpture is made of two rows of interlocking blocks. Each block measures 12" x 12", with individual design and color. The imagery conveys a narrative of biomorphic abstraction. The sculpture measuring 32 feet long is installed and encircling the top of the information kiosk in the lobby area of the library.


 

Artist Statement

"The piece serves as a metaphor for learning, raising our awareness and gaining a greater perspective.  It was inspired by flying over the landscape."