Penny W. Stamps School of Art and Design at the University of Michigan
 

William Dennisuk Installation on North Campus Is Complete

May 3, 2010

We’re pleased to announce the installation in the Lurie Reflecting Pool of Phase One of the Vessels Project, a temporary bronze sculpture by environmental installation artist and School of Art & Design Witt Residency Fellow William Dennisuk. 

This is a beautiful installation and should offer a great photo spot for graduating students!

The work will be in place through the summer and fall and will be removed late October/early November.

Follow this link for more information on the residency: http://art-design.umich.edu/witt/

Vessels is a public art initiative drawing attention to our relationship with water and, by extension, the larger environment. The central motif of the project, a vessel-like form — evocative of figure and container — appears suspended on the water’s surface. This, together with the open mesh of the sculptural forms, suggests how subtle, delicate — and at present how strained — is the balance between ourselves and the environment.

William Dennisuk Installation on North Campus Is Complete

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