0 Likes

Civic Space Park, Phoenix, Arizona USA
Arizona
The Civic Space Park in downtown Phoenix, Arizona is a gathering place for the students attending the Arizona State University (ASU Downtown) Campus just across the street. The Park is across the street from the ASU Walter Cronkite School of Journalism. The Park is also located just south of one of the main terminuses of the Phoenix Transit System and has Light Rail stop adjacent to the west. The prominent sculpture that is the centerpiece of the Park, is called Her Secret Is Patience by Janet Echelman and was built at a cost of $2.4 million dollars. The netting is 38 feet off the ground and 100 feet tall and the three support poles are 102 feet, 125 feet and 145 feet tall. The netting is designed to show the movements of the wind. Its shape is supposed to reflect Arizona's cumulus clouds. At night the sculpture is illuminated and the colors represent the blossoms of the cereus cactus that are found Arizona Sonora Desert area surrounding Phoenix and the Salt River Valley.
Copyright: James l. tanner
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 9000x4500
Uploaded: 30/03/2012
Updated: 03/09/2014
Views:

...


Tags: civie; space; park; phoenix; arizona; asu; state; university; sculpture
comments powered by Disqus

Adrian M. Flores
"Her Secret Is Patience" Art Sculpture II
Adrian M. Flores
"Her Secret Is Patience' Art Sculpture I
James L. Tanner
Arizona State University Downtown Campus, West End, Phoenix, Arizona USA
James L. Tanner
Arizona State University Downtown Campus, East End, Phoenix, Arizona USA
Willy Kaemena
Phoenix Central Ave.
James L. Tanner
1st Avenue and Washington, Downtown Phoenix, Arizona USA
James L. Tanner
Eastside 1st Avenue and Washington, Downtown Phoenix, Arizona USA
Rob van Gils
Circle of Peace
James L. Tanner
Cesar Chavez Plaza, Phoenix, Arizona USA
Joe Williams
Patriots Square Park Phoenix Az
Rob van Gils
St Marys Basilica, Phoenix Arizona
James L. Tanner
Above Washington Street, Downtown Phoenix, Arizona USA
Akiyoshi Odagawa
Enoshima observation tower
Thomas Stano
Low Tide
Xonep peka makazakat
yunzen liu
Hubei Wuhan Beach Park——The wuhan Yangtze River at sunrise
Sasa Vukovic
Shëngjin - Albania, Medova, Sveti Jovan Medovski (it. San Giovanni di Medua, en. St. John)
Rudolf Kukura
kukura wwwslovenskyrajsk poracska dolina 01
roman codavr
Kyrgyzstan, Middle Tyan-Shan,Terskey, Archator, elevation 3920m
Alan McLean (Albiphotography)
Kilchurn Castle , Loch Awe , Scotland
Unkle Kennykoala
Canberra - Lake Ginninderra / John Knight Memorial Park
Thomas Stano
The Double Arch
bibouroku tabito
Santa Claus carries "a pig causing happiness" Ⅰ  (Shizuoka City)
miki arregui
BONRETORN AFTER FIRE
James L. Tanner
Main Street and Highway 87 "The Beeline," Payson, Arizona USA
James L. Tanner
Eastside 1st Avenue and Washington, Downtown Phoenix, Arizona USA
James L. Tanner
Entrance to the Phoenix Zoo, Papago Park, Phoenix, Arizona USA
James L. Tanner
El Tovar, Hopi House Grand Canyon of the Colorado Vista
James L. Tanner
Sacramento LDS Temple, Rancho Cordova, California USA
James L. Tanner
Downtown in the Historic District, Hannibal, Missouri USA
James L. Tanner
View of Arizona Falls from the South side, Phoenix, Arizona USA
James L. Tanner
Main Street and Scottsdale Road, Scottsdale, Arizona USA
James L. Tanner
Tempe Town Lake, Tempe, Arizona USA
James L. Tanner
Indian Bend Wash Park at McDowell, Scottsdale, Arizona USA
James L. Tanner
Austin, Nevada USA
James L. Tanner
Wallow Fire Burn, Alpine Valley, Alpine, Arizona USA
More About USA

The United States is one of the most diverse countries on earth, jam packed full of amazing sights from St. Patrick's cathedral in New York to Mount Hollywood California.The Northeast region is where it all started. Thirteen British colonies fought the American Revolution from here and won their independence in the first successful colonial rebellion in history. Take a look at these rolling hills carpeted with foliage along the Hudson river here, north of New York City.The American south is known for its polite people and slow pace of life. Probably they move slowly because it's so hot. Southerners tend not to trust people from "up north" because they talk too fast. Here's a cemetery in Georgia where you can find graves of soldiers from the Civil War.The West Coast is sort of like another country that exists to make the east coast jealous. California is full of nothing but grizzly old miners digging for gold, a few gangster rappers, and then actors. That is to say, the West Coast functions as the imagination of the US, like a weird little brother who teases everybody then gets famous for making freaky art.The central part of the country is flat farmland all the way over to the Rocky Mountains. Up in the northwest corner you can find creative people in places like Portland and Seattle, along with awesome snowboarding and good beer. Text by Steve Smith.