Journey #77: Untitled, 2000

Darlene Nguyen-Ely
(Vietnamese, born 1968)

Location: Blix Elementary School, Tacoma

ABOUT THE ARTWORK

Journey #77: Untitled is part of artist Darlene Nguyen-Ely's Journey series of wood sculptures. Their simple and elegant forms are inspired by the physical structures of airplanes and ships, as well as by the cellular structures of plants and animals.

This artwork was acquired for the State Art Collection in partnership with Tacoma School District.

ABOUT THE ARTIST

Darlene Nguyen-Ely is a Washington-based artist who creates mixed-media and wood sculptures that explore material and form. Many of her works are influenced by the natural landscape and cultural iconography of her native Vietnam.

ARTWORK DETAILS
MediumWood and acrylic paint
Dimensions3 ft x 2 ft 4 in x 5 in
ID NumberWSAC2002.149.000
Acquisition MethodDirect purchase
Artist LocationWashington, United States
Location Information
AgencyTacoma Public Schools
Artwork LocationBlix Elementary School
Main stairway
WA CountyPierce
PlacementInterior
Site TypePublic School
Address1302 E 38th Street
Tacoma, WA 98404
Geo. Coordinates47.222172 | -122.412904
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