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December 9, 2016

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Wallingford Branch : Art at the Branch

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Art at the Wallingford Branch

Wallingford Branch Art Gallery

The Seattle Public Library board of trustees selected Ellensburg artist Richard Elliott to design artwork for the Wallingford Branch.

 

Elliot designed and fabricated five colorful neon signs that symbolize activities that take place inside a library. The signs are:

 

  • A blue world from the logo of The Seattle Public Library;
  • A red mystic eye to represent mystery;
  • A white "at" symbol to represent computer access;
  • A green puzzle piece to symbolize family gathering and accumulation of knowledge;
  • A yellow atom symbol to represent human knowledge.

 

Artist Richard Elliot discussing the work with Wallingford branch manager Joan Johnson
The neon art The neon art
The Wallingford Branch with the neon art in the windows
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Wallingford Branch
1501 N. 45th St.
Seattle, WA 98103
206-684-4088

Hours:

Mon:

1 pm - 8 pm

Tue:

1 pm - 8 pm

Wed:

11 am - 6 pm

Thu:

11 am - 6 pm

Fri:

Closed

Sat:

11 am - 6 pm

Sun:

1 pm - 5 pm


Regional Manager:
Darth Nielsen
 

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