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Partners

On old Route 40 just west of town

Artist

Name: Linda Gall
Statement: I had intended to call this painting 'My Aunt and Uncle had a house there and we used to sit on the porch and watch the cars whiz by.' The narrative made sense to me but in the end simple titles are often the best so that you (the viewer) can read what you like into the image. I am interested in endings, and find resonance in things that have been abandoned, that are rusting, falling apart, or disintegrating.

Description:

The Franklin County Convention Facilities Authority today owns the largest contemporary collection of local art in central Ohio. All of the pieces are on display in the Greater Columbus Convention Center, the Hilton Columbus Downtown and the three Convention Center parking garages. The collection is the result of a communitywide... Read more

The Franklin County Convention Facilities Authority today owns the largest contemporary collection of local art in central Ohio. All of the pieces are on display in the Greater Columbus Convention Center, the Hilton Columbus Downtown and the three Convention Center parking garages. The collection is the result of a communitywide call for art, overseen by a committee of community members and implemented by collection curators James and Michael Reese of Reese Brothers Productions. The artists represent the diversity of the Columbus community, cutting across age, gender and race.

Dates

Made: 2016
Installed: 2016

Additional Notes

South Building - near Franklin A

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Address:

400 N. High St.
Columbus, Ohio 43215
Franklin County
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Materials

Watercolor on Canson paper

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