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SELECTED WORK

Convergence

2010        56' high, 18' diameter

material: silver painted steel
site: Lindsay-Flanigan Courthouse, Denver Justice Center, Denver, CO
fabrication and installation oversight: Mike Mancarella, Junoworks, Denver, CO
CAD modeling: Michael Born, Boston, MA
lighting design: Roger Smith, Roger Smith Lighting Design, Phoenix, AZ
engineering: Charles Keyes and Katie Schmidt, Martin/Martin, Denver, CO
architects: Klipp, Denver, CO
commissioned by the Denver Office of Cultural Affairs
photographs by Will Howcroft

The site is the east atrium of the new Denver Justice Center, where potential jurors enter the courthouse.

Convergence is a diaphanous funnel-shaped filigree composed of 1,344 human profiles. (There are twelve jurors on a typical jury, and the silhouettes are multiples of twelve Denver citizens representing a variety of ages and ethnicities.)

While visible from all parts of the five-story space, the sculpture is most compellingly experienced from the ground floor entry. Here, looking up, one is immersed in an optical vortex as the ascending silhouettes converge and overlap.

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Scope
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Heart and Mind
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Fourteenth Way
Lincoln, MA

Jurisprudents
St. Louis, IL

Human Nature
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Disorders of Magnitude
Charlotte, NC

Landing
Sea-Tac, WA

Rabble
Raleigh, NC

Pattern Recognition
Phoenix, AZ

Rara Avis
Chicago, IL

Signal
Piscataway, NJ

Exquisite Corpse
St. Paul, MN

Prospect
Anchorage, AK

Persistence of Vision
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Ghostwriter
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Perspective
Dallas, TX

E Pluribus
Cedar Rapids, IA

Latitude
Hartford,CT

Genius
Brooklyn, NY

Blue Lines
Fort Worth, TX

Impulse
Philadelphia, PA

Portrait of Neal
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St. Sebastian
New York, NY

Stevie Ray Vaughan Memorial
Austin, TX

Arthur Fiedler Memorial
Boston, MA

Evert
Lynn, MA

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