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BIRDS EXITED INTO FLIGHT

 

Artwork

Title Artist Date

Birds Excited Into Flight


 

Larry Griffis (Sculptor), Ashford Hollow Foundation (Founder)

1981

 

Medium

Medium Category

Cold Rolled Steel Sculpture on Gravel and Concrete Footer with Bronze Plaque
 

Sculpture

Measurements

Unit Measure Object Height Object Width Object Depth Object Diameter
Feet 20 10 N/A N/A
 
Unit Measure Base Height Base Width Base Depth Base Diameter
Feet N/A N/A N/A 10

Description

Description
A Seven human figures stand in a circle, with their arms upraised. The hands of the figures evolve into birds taking flight, which take the shape of a pyramid over the figures. Plaque reads: "Sculpture by Griffis"





 

Biographical Info.

Bio.
No information available at this period.





 

Location History

Location Purpose Date Verified Current Record
Bidwell Parkway median between Elmwood Ave. and Potomac Ave. Display December 2003 Yes

Conservation/Preservation History

Treatment Performed by Date Completed Previous Object Condition New Object Condition Previous Base Condition New Base Condition Current Record
N/A
 
N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A

Condition Survey History

Surveyed By Purpose Date Completed Object Condition Base Condition Current Record
University at Buffalo, School of Architecture and Planning Save Outdoor Sculpture Inventory and Condition Survey July
1992
Fair Fair N/A