Courtesy: Courtesy of the Regional Arts & Culture Council

Stack Stalk

Portland, Oregon

RIGGA (, Ean Eldred

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), stainless steel, glass (material), lighting device components
Description:  This artwork pays homage to the hybrid nature of the river-port as a meeting point for eastern Oregon's agriculture with ocean bound ships. Blending a stalk of barley with a rustic smoke stack, it suspends a Japanese glass float in the sky as a reminder of the rivers connection with the Pacific Ocean.

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