Courtesy: Arts & Venues Denver: Public Art Program
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Experimental Aviation

Denver, Colorado

Patty Ortiz

Denver International Airport, 8291 Pena Blvd., Denver, Colorado, 80249
Owner:  DOCA
Date:  1994
Placement:  airports
Collection:  Denver International Airport, Arts & Venues Denver: Public Art Program
Artwork Type:  sculpture (visual work)
Material:  steel (alloy)
Description:  One hundred and forty airplanes suspended from the ceiling greet travelers as they arrive in Jeppesen Terminal from the train. The planes, reminiscent of children's playful, brightly colored paper airplanes, direct people up the escalators and out into the open space of the Great Hall of the Terminal.

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