OOS Sculpture

Tree of Knowledge

Date Unknown / Jon Barlow Hudson / Yellow Springs

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A spiral stack of cast bronze books is topped by books which seem to be flying away. This top group of books has a green patina. This sculpture was created to represent the community of Yellow Springs with its many writers, educators, artists, engineers, educational institutions, book designers/makers, and publishers (historically).

Location: 415 Xenia Avenue

County

: Greene

Citation

: Jon Barlow Hudson, “Tree of Knowledge,” Ohio Outdoor Sculpture , accessed October 27, 2021, https://oos.sculpturecenter.org/items/show/518.

Title

Tree of Knowledge

Description

A spiral stack of cast bronze books is topped by books which seem to be flying away. This top group of books has a green patina. This sculpture was created to represent the community of Yellow Springs with its many writers, educators, artists, engineers, educational institutions, book designers/makers, and publishers (historically).

Location City

Location County

Provider Qualifier

Funds provided by

Provider Entity

Yellow Springs Library Association

Location Street

415 Xenia Avenue

Location Type

Media Base Depth

4 ft

Media Sculpture Height

10 ft

Media Base Height

4 in

Media Base Width

3 ft 10 in

Installation Date

01/01/1992

Creation Date

01/01/1992