This site is specific to Barbara Astman's public art and commissioned works.
For a look at her exhibitions, please visit the Corkin Gallery and for an overview, CCCA.
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|Date: 1991 (completed 1996)|
Building: St. Laurent Recreation Centre and Library, Ottawa
Client: City of Ottawa, Art in Public Places Program
Medium: metal, cement, plastic, paint, granite and sandblasted exterior glass
Scale: Variable as there are numerous components in this work.
Architects: Maclennan Jaunkalns Miller
Artwork: This integrated art and architecture public art project is comprised 4 components, which focus on the concept of community. There is an engraved metal text component on the exterior of the building, which faces a sandblasted abstracted map of the surrounding community at the entrance. Inside the building is a wall based text piece and a exterior retaining wall/bench with text in a granite cap.
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