Louise Billy, Mid-Columbia River, 1981

Eduardo Calderón
(Peruvian, born 1949)

Location: Division of Vocational Rehabilitation, Lacey

ABOUT THE ARTWORK

Louise Billy, Mid-Columbia River is part of photographer Eduardo Calderon's series of portraits that depict Native American artisans of the Pacific Northwest. Louise Billy created traditional buckskin designs, beadwork, and cedar bark baskets.

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

ABOUT THE ARTIST

A student of Anthropology, Northwest photographer Eduardo Calderón creates artworks that invite imaginative interpretations, choosing his compositions to encourage visual and narrative ambiguity. Born in Arequipa, Peru, many of his photographs were taken during travels to Latin America and Europe.

ARTWORK DETAILS
MediumGelatin silver print
Dimensions11 in x 13 15/16 in (sheet)
ID NumberWSAC1991.064.000
Acquisition MethodDirect purchase
Artist LocationWashington, United States
Location Information
AgencyDepartment of Social and Health Services
Artwork LocationDivision of Vocational Rehabilitation
4th Floor, Wellness Room
WA CountyThurston
PlacementInterior
Site TypeState Agency
Address4565 7th Avenue SE
Lacey, WA 98503
Geo. Coordinates47.041304 | -122.826280
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