cherry, maple, stainless steel, acrylic letters, 25’ x 24’ x 6’6”
each of five portals, integrated art
Midwest Airlines Center, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 1998
with Woodland Pattern Book Center, Ventulett, Thompson & Stainback and
In re-interpreting regional architectural features, the finned arches sift light to create a shadow play along the monochrome lettering. Focusing on urban life, the ten texts include Carl Sandberg and Daisy Cubias. The grand scale becomes a city facade opening into the grand ballroom.