OOS Sculpture

Fruit of Inquiry

2016 / Kevin Lyles / Wooster

Lyles_FruitofInquiry.jpg

A stainless angle, rod, pipe, cast bronze and stone sculpture by Kevin Lyles that represents The Ohio Agricultural Research And Development Center mission to "enhance the well-being of the people of Ohio, the nation and world through research on foods, agriculture, family and the environment".

The inscription reads: "'The Fruit of Inquiry' Kevin Lyles 2016. The blocks in 'The Fruit of Inquiry' represent the diversity of research at OADRC. Scattered throughout are bronze castings that allude to the focus of that research and the state's agriculture. The base of Ohio glacial stone and stainless steel symbolizes Ohio's vast land and water resources. Commissioned by the College of Food, Agriculture. and Environmental Science. Funded through the Ohio Percent for Art Program."

Location: Ohio Agricultural Research Center, 1680 Madison Ave
Wooster, OH 44691-4096

County

: Wayne

Citation

: Kevin Lyles , “Fruit of Inquiry,” Ohio Outdoor Sculpture , accessed September 26, 2021, https://oos.sculpturecenter.org/index.php/items/show/1581.

Title

Fruit of Inquiry

Description

A stainless angle, rod, pipe, cast bronze and stone sculpture by Kevin Lyles that represents The Ohio Agricultural Research And Development Center mission to "enhance the well-being of the people of Ohio, the nation and world through research on foods, agriculture, family and the environment".

The inscription reads: "'The Fruit of Inquiry' Kevin Lyles 2016. The blocks in 'The Fruit of Inquiry' represent the diversity of research at OADRC. Scattered throughout are bronze castings that allude to the focus of that research and the state's agriculture. The base of Ohio glacial stone and stainless steel symbolizes Ohio's vast land and water resources. Commissioned by the College of Food, Agriculture. and Environmental Science. Funded through the Ohio Percent for Art Program."

Creator

Date

2016

Location City

Location County

Provider Qualifier

Funded By

Provider Entity

Ohio Percent for Art Program

Location Street

1680 Madison Ave
Wooster, OH 44691-4096

Media Sculpture Height

17 1/2'

Media Sculpture Width

10'

Media Sculpture Depth

20'