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Austin, Texas

David Ellis (

Dougherty Arts Center, 1110 Barton Springs Rd., Austin, Texas, 78704
Owner:  City of Austin Cultural Heritage Collection
Date:  1980
Placement:  art centers
Artwork Type:  sculpture (visual work)
Material:  limestone, wood (plant material), steel (alloy)
Description:  This abstract sculpture combines natural and manufactured materials to suggest a giant fan unfolding out of the ground or a piece of machinery, perhaps a gear section. For years, an abstracted graphic of the sculpture was used as the logo for the Dougherty Arts Center, where the artwork is sited.

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