Motivation, 1993

Garth Edwards
(American, born 1950)

Location: Kent School District, Kent

ABOUT THE ARTWORK

The block print Motivation was based on a drawing artist Garth Edwards created spontaneously, and depicts a man dangling a carrot in front of himself. Edwards notes that this piece is "about being self motivated and making your own goals."

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

ABOUT THE ARTIST

Northwest artist Garth Edwards creates playful, figurative works on paper, sculptures, and installations. He studied at Pilchuck Glass School in Stanwood, Northwestern Washington. He has taught at Portland Community College and the Oregon School of Arts and Crafts.

ARTWORK DETAILS
Material CategoryWork on paper - print
MediumLinoprint
Dimensions9 in x 12 in
ID NumberWSAC1994.145.000
Acquisition MethodDirect purchase
Artist LocationWashington, United States
Location Information
AgencyKent School District
Artwork LocationKent School District
A-300 office
WA CountyKing
PlacementInterior
Site TypePublic School
Address12033 SE 256th St.
Kent, WA 98030
Geo. Coordinates47.371313 | -122.179802
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