Courtesy: Courtesy of the Regional Arts & Culture Council

Alluvial Wall

Portland, Oregon

RIGGA (http://racc.org), Peter Nylen

Eastbank Esplanade, 5 SE Madison Avenue, Portland, Oregon, 97214
Administrator:  Regional Arts & Culture Council
Owner:  City of Portland
Date:  2001
Placement:  promenades (walkways)
Collection:  Regional Arts & Culture Council
Artwork Type:  sculpture (visual work)
Material:  steel (alloy), bronze (metal), iron (metal), lighting device components
Description:  Alluvial Wall alludes to the interwoven layers of the river's pre-industrial alluvial geology. It is an echo of the natural shape of the river before Portland was Portland.

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