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Discobolus: Pittsburg Art in Public Places, Northside 2016

Three Rivers Arts Festival This abstract sculpture was created for the Three Rivers Arts Festival. It references the ancient Greek sculpture the Discobolus of Myron, although the artist uses the relationship of positive and negative space to define the figure. Unlike the Greek sculpture, the discus thrower in Nash’s Discobolus is [...]

By |2019-02-23T05:37:28-07:00February 23rd, 2019|Pittsburgh: Pennsylvania|Comments Off on Discobolus: Pittsburg Art in Public Places, Northside 2016

The I-Ching Trigrams

Series: Elements of Change Public Art Pittsburgh - East Liberty I-Ching Corner I-Ching Side Approximately ten years after Urban Renewal, in the late 1970s and early 1980s, the East Liberty Valley began a long and arduous journey to rebuild. Over the next 30 years, the district would [...]

By |2019-04-20T15:11:41-07:00April 20th, 2019|Pittsburgh: Pennsylvania|Comments Off on The I-Ching Trigrams

Wave of Desire: Pittsburgh, Three Rivers

The Three Rivers Arts Festival seeks to give unique opportunities to Pittsburgh-based artists by commissioning special on-site projects. The purpose is to encourage artists to take risks, to foster freedom of expression, and to be flexible in execution-to achieve their maximum artistic potential. Outdoor Sculpture: Wave of Desire

By |2019-02-23T05:26:46-07:00February 23rd, 2019|Pittsburgh: Pennsylvania|Comments Off on Wave of Desire: Pittsburgh, Three Rivers

Entwined: Pittsburgh, Westinghouse Tower

“Painting is so spontaneous. Sculpture, on the other hand takes more thought, planning, time, and technology.” - Marina Warren Nash “It was a challenge. I wanted to use steel to defy its nature. It's really only been used in architecture.” - Marina Warren Nash 11 Stanwix Street, formerly known as Westinghouse [...]

By |2019-02-22T22:07:05-07:00February 22nd, 2019|Pittsburgh: Pennsylvania|Comments Off on Entwined: Pittsburgh, Westinghouse Tower

Spires: Washington D.C., Washington National Cathedral

The Cathedral Church of Saint Peter and Saint Paul in the City and Diocese of Washington, commonly known as Washington National Cathedral, is an American cathedral of the Episcopal Church. The cathedral is located in Washington, D.C., the capital of the United States. The structure is of Neo-Gothic design closely modeled [...]

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Athena: 2002 Alpine Avenue, Boulder

German-Engineered, Boulder Home – Hyper-Efficient Have you ever wondered what kind of home $3.5 million might buy you? If you live, or want to live, in Boulder, Colorado, that home might be 2002 Alpine – said to be the United States’ first ever American-designed, German engineered hyper ecoluxury urban home. It [...]

By |2019-02-22T05:35:26-07:00February 22nd, 2019|Boulder: Colorado|Comments Off on Athena: 2002 Alpine Avenue, Boulder

Phidippides: Duisburg, Germany – ELG Haniel

ELG Haniel, Steel Supplier Our goal is to ensure that ELG remains the innovative, reliable and flexible partner who always takes the requirements of its suppliers and customers as a new challenge. These qualities have made us one of the world's leading companies, and we strive to continue along this path. Philippides The first recorded account [...]

By |2019-02-23T15:49:25-07:00February 22nd, 2019|Duisburg: Germany|Comments Off on Phidippides: Duisburg, Germany – ELG Haniel

Multiple Works: Spital An Purn, Austria – Galerie an der Fabrik

SPITAL. Almost too small was the gallery at the factory at the vernissage of Marina Warren Nash, but not because of the many visitors, but because of the large size of the pictures and sculptures of the American artist. The shapes reveal that the artist studied architecture, and also has degrees [...]

By |2019-02-23T23:32:15-07:00February 23rd, 2018|Spital An Purn: Austria|Comments Off on Multiple Works: Spital An Purn, Austria – Galerie an der Fabrik

Discolobus: Pittsburgh, Downtown Walking Tour 2008

Discobolus is the fourth piece in my “Dialogue” series. As the title suggests, the series is about conversation and interaction between two or more beings. It represents the cause and the consequence of an exchange of ideas between our male (animus) and female (anima) counterparts. The cause is the existence of [...]

By |2019-02-23T05:20:26-07:00February 23rd, 2018|Pittsburgh: Pennsylvania|Comments Off on Discolobus: Pittsburgh, Downtown Walking Tour 2008

Nike: Chicago, Navy Pier

Navy Pier is an architectural gem and an engineering marvel. Sitting nearly a mile into Lake Michigan and dating back more than 100 years, “The People’s Pier” blends form and function, the old and the new, to create one of the most unique structures in the world. That makes Navy Pier [...]

By |2019-02-23T05:09:22-07:00February 22nd, 2018|Chicago: Illinois|Comments Off on Nike: Chicago, Navy Pier