OOS Sculpture

Arch with Wedge

2017 / Kenneth Thompson / Toledo

Arch With Wedge.JPG

A cast concrete arch supported by a steel wedge. Based on Buckminster Fuller's theory for the concrete suspension bridge.

Location: Toledo Botanical Garden, 5403 Elmer Dr.

County

: Lucas

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Citation

: Kenneth Thompson, “Arch with Wedge,” Ohio Outdoor Sculpture , accessed July 31, 2021, https://oos.sculpturecenter.org/index.php/items/show/2024.

Title

Arch with Wedge

Description

A cast concrete arch supported by a steel wedge. Based on Buckminster Fuller's theory for the concrete suspension bridge.

Date

2017

Source

https://theartscommission.org
The Arts Commission Public Art Field Guide

Publisher

Ohio Outdoor Sculpture

Identifier

2024

Location City

Location County

Location Notes

In Woodland Garden area

Provider Qualifier

In honor of

Provider Entity

Richard W. Boers

Location Site

Location Street

5403 Elmer Dr.

Location Type

Installation Date

2017

Creation Date

2004

Materials

Inscription

Dedication plaque to the left:
"Richard W. Boers
Director of Natural Resources
City of Toledo
Father Crosby
1965-1995"