Migration, 1997

Hai-Ying Wu
(American, born 1962)

Location: Moses Lake High School, Moses Lake

ABOUT THE ARTWORK

Migration is a two-column sculpture by Chinese American artist Hai-Ying Wu. Featuring symbolically resonant imagery, one column depicts an intricately branching tree-like form, and the other depicts stylized birds flying in formation.

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

ABOUT THE ARTIST

Artist Hai-Ying Wu creates figurative sculptures for public spaces. Born in China, he attended Sichuan Fine Arts Institute, and worked as a sculptor creating public artworks in Chengdu, capital of the Sichuan province. Emigrating to the United States, he received his Master of Fine Arts in sculpture from the University of Washington in Seattle, and has created well known memorials around the Pacific Northwest.

ARTWORK DETAILS
MediumAluminum and steel
Dimensions34 ft x 25 ft x 2 ft
ID NumberWSAC1996.016.000
Acquisition MethodSite responsive commission
Artist LocationSichuan, China
Location Information
AgencyMoses Lake School District
Artwork LocationMoses Lake High School
Outdoor courtyard
WA CountyGrant
PlacementExterior
Site TypePublic School
Address803 E. Sharon
Moses Lake, WA 98837
Geo. Coordinates47.111664 | -119.265143
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