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Harris Green Streetscape by Illarion Gallant


Harris Green Streetscape by Illarion Gallant
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Description

Artwork DescriptionConcrete tile carpets on sidewalks.
Artwork StatementNarrative; paving patterns; classical elements of earth, air, fire and water; mid-block paving focal points and mosaics.

About Illarion Gallant

DatesMay 12, 1957 Toronto, ON
Artist BioCurrently principal of Rusnak Gallant Ltd. Design - construction and consultation for private and public landscape and art projects.
Artist Resume1996 Emily Carr Institute of Art and DesignBachelor of Fine Art 1992-1997; Emma Lake Artist's Workshop1983-1988; Emily Carr College of Art and Design Diploma Fine Art, Sculpture; 1985-1986 Staatiche Academy Karlsrule, Germany, Sculpture; 1985 Lindabrunn Stone Symposium, Lindabrunn Austria; 1996 BC Care Awards; 1988 Emily Carr College of Art and Design Merit Award; 1987, 1985, 1984 BC Cultural Fund Senior Scholarship; 1986 Society of Graphic Designers of Canada, Award of Merit.

Details

Artwork TypeSite Integrated
MediumConcrete tile, soft landscape materials
Reference #3734
SiteSidewalks, south side of Yates Street near London Drugs and Market on Yates.
Art CategoryCivic Public Art
Selection ProcessCivic: Acquisition by Council
Municipality/NeighbourhoodVictoria: Harris Green

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