OOS Sculpture

Sun Obelisk

1979 / Dale Eldred (1933 - 1993) / Toledo

00403 Sun Obelisk.jpg

60 ft tower with 80 glass refractive panels designed to generate spectral fields. The result is a rainbow that moves as the path of the sun moves across the sculpture. For that reason the sculpture reflects both time and color.

County

: Lucas

Citation

: Dale Eldred (1933 - 1993), “Sun Obelisk,” Ohio Outdoor Sculpture , accessed February 25, 2021, http://oos.sculpturecenter.org/index.php/items/show/403.

Dublin Core

Title

Sun Obelisk

Description

60 ft tower with 80 glass refractive panels designed to generate spectral fields. The result is a rainbow that moves as the path of the sun moves across the sculpture. For that reason the sculpture reflects both time and color.

Date

1979

Identifier

403

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Location County

Creation Date

01/01/1979