Thursday, November 10, 2011
CTA Arts-in-Transit: Diversey Station [Arriving Home - by Dennis Oppenheim]
By Dennis Oppenheim..
2008/ Steel, ploycarbonate sheet, acrylic sheet, epoxy paint..
Location: CTA Station: Diversey [Brown Line]
CTA Arts-in-Transit Program..
Where CTA stands for Chicago Transit Authority..
Arriving Home suggests the path of a house travelling on a spiral path through space. This dynamic represents travel, brings physical evidence to the emotional built-up experienced by an individual as they approach the destination.
"The image of home is a metaphor for a destination - it represents a safe comfortable shelter - a safe passage."
- Dennis Oppenheim..
CTA Public Art..