Susan Marie Brown
Art Interruptions 2017 - Wild & Creative Wonders

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Wild and Creative Wonders

Commissioned | Professional

Why did you make this work:
Theme for this year’s series of artworks is “The Heart of the City.” The heart of a city is where all people feel a sense of belonging, they can participate in community and feel part of something bigger than themselves. ARTS is looking for artists to create highly visible artworks that can transform the Seattle Center’s visitors’ relationship to the space and their connection to it. Artists may

How was the illustration used:
Images were printed and installed at multiple sites at West Seattle: a public art project.

How did you make this work:
Seattle's ancestors are diverse Native Americans, refugees of the Civil War, immigrants from everywhere. My art celebrates our diversity. Merged & changed multiple bits of antique published images to create happy historic international musicians, singers, dancers. Comedy characters traditionally have animal faces. Prints of individuals are set behind street signs. Prints of groups are under Wes

Commissioner Name :
Marcia Iwasaki, Public Art Project Manger at Seattle Office of Arts & Culture
Commissioner Company :
Seattle Office of Arts & Culture

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