Walnut, 1977

Harold Hoy
(American, born 1941)

Location: Woodlands Elementary, Bremerton

ABOUT THE ARTWORK

Artist Harold Hoy carved Walnut from Alder wood. Hoy notes that his sculptural works often explore the contrast between the modern world and the natural environment.

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

ABOUT THE ARTIST

Oregon-based artist Harold Hoy creates figurative animal sculptures from galvanized steel. His materials and process of construction are conceptually inspired by the "Erector Set" metal toy construction sets.
Hoy received his Bachelor of Arts degree from Central Washington University in Ellensburg and his Master of Fine Arts degree in painting and sculpture from the University of Oregon.

ARTWORK DETAILS
Material CategorySculpture - wood
MediumAlder wood
Dimensions8 in x 10 in x 8 in
ID NumberWSAC1979.100.000
Acquisition MethodDirect purchase
Artist LocationOregon, United States
Location Information
AgencyCentral Kitsap School District
Artwork LocationWoodlands Elementary
Library, outside Room 305
WA CountyKitsap
PlacementInterior
Site TypePublic School
Address7420 Central Valley Road NE
Bremerton, WA 98311
Geo. Coordinates47.629964 | -122.648467
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