All Roads Lead To..., 1986

Carl Chew
(American, born 1948)

Location: Ridgetop Middle School, Silverdale


Seattle based artist Carl Chew pushes boundaries of high and low art with a vivacious flourish in an array of media. An abstracted nightscape printed with a pattern resembling a textile, All Roads Lead To... fantastically depicts the phases of the moon reflected over stylized water and a cubist city.

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


Seattle-based artist Carl Chew creates narrative-based artworks in a variety of materials, including art "postage" stamps, wool rugs, prints, and more. His works are characterized by their pop style, humor, and bold colors. He has worked for Seattle Public Schools as a K-12 teacher in science, art, and math. He received a Bachelor of Science degree and a Master of Fine Arts degree from the University of Washington in Seattle.

Material CategoryWork on paper - print
MediumScreenprint (ink) on paper
Dimensions16 1/2 in x 22 in
ID NumberWSAC1989.051.000
Acquisition MethodDirect purchase
Artist LocationWashington, United States
Location Information
AgencyCentral Kitsap School District
Artwork LocationRidgetop Middle School
Office, conference room, east wall
WA CountyKitsap
Site TypePublic School
Address10600 Hillsboro Dr NW
Silverdale, WA 98383
Geo. Coordinates47.658333 | -122.668091
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