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Gone Swimmin

Piece: "Gone Swimmin"

Artist: Joshua Winer

Description: Mosaics on six columns; four in the front on the columns supporting the facility's sign band; two in the back near the pool.

The bands of swimmers are fabricated from iridescent mosaic tiles, in a shimmering palette of iridescent aqua-blues, on wave patterns of white glass tile that mimic the flowing movement of water, harmonizing with the aqua-blue architectural accent color. 

The background field is fabricated from porcelain glazed tile, in a palette of warm golds that complement the earth tones of the building masonry. 

Materials: Tile, cement and grout

Location: Ford Pool

Date of Commission: 2017

Commissioned By: City of Allen Public Art Committee