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THIS IS A PLUMB-BOB

Location: Portland State University, Portland, OR
Medium: Silicon bronze, silver, red oak
Dimensions: 25’ x 12’ x 2’ 
Year completed: 2010

“This is a Plumb-Bob” is an installation in Portland State University’s Shattuck Hall commissioned by the Oregon Arts Commission, which houses the architecture department. As an instrument used to determine true verticality, the piece is a symbolic reminder for students of the importance of orientation and perspective.