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Lightbridge

Lightbridge

Long Beach Transit wanted to mark a ‘visible place or space’ (a transit node) at a key intersection in downtown Long Beach to indicate where a confluence of transit modalities come together: train, cab, city bus, car (parking) and tour bus. In addition, the project needed to create a ‘gateway’ into Long Beach’s commercial district […]

Naughtical But Nice

Naughtical But Nice

This four-part sculpture installation titled Naughtical but Nice by artist Peter Shire is located at the cross streets of Anaheim and Cherry. The art style that Shire uses seems to reference Bauhaus, Futurism, Art Nouveau and Art Deco movements all in one. The larger structure stands next to a bus stop in front of the […]

Sea Grass

Sea Grass

The artist has created a large-scale public sculpture that incorporates three freestanding structures that capture the ebb and flow of ocean sea grass. The armature of this 30′ artwork, created from frames made of aluminum tubing, supports the perforated sheetmetal exterior of the piece. This structure becomes an integral visual component of the artwork, which […]

The Cape, the Bay and the Clouds of Magellan

The Cape, the Bay and the Clouds of Magellan

A series of asymmetric anodized aluminum and porcelain enamel panels and a tile mosaic form the artist’s interpretation of the global economy, past and present. The circular mosaic’s panels feature a variety of images. One includes a silhouette of sailors steering a boat through rough waters. Another depicts a silhouette of boxer Jack Dempsey, reminding […]