Cloud Terrace under construction, 2012 (1)

 
Accession number CP CA-CPS-0006
Creator
Contributor
Photographer
Garden Area
Arbor Terrace
Date
2012
Work types
digital photographs
color photographs

Description

Cloud Terrace, a contemporary art installation, created by Andy Cao and Xavier Perrot, cao | perrot studio with J.P. Paull (Bodega architecture) in the Dumbarton Oaks Gardens, Arbor Terrace, Washington, DC from April 2012-October 2014.

Cloud Terrace materials included handsculpted wire mesh with Swarovski waterdrop crystals mirrored in a reflecting pool supported by steel posts.

Digital photograph taken by Joseph Mills, April 3, 2012. Original accession number: 4,03,2012 DSC_0266.

More information on the Cloud Terrace art installation can be found on the Dumbarton Oaks, Garden and Landscape Studies Program website.

Title devised by cataloger.

Subjects

crystal (lead glass)
chicken wire
posts (structural elements)
men (male humans)
installations (visual works)
scrollwork
installations (exhibitions)
gardens (open spaces)
site-specific works
environmental art
construction (assembling)
pavements (surface elements)
reflecting pools
sculpture (visual work)
 

Collection

Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
 

Repository

Dumbarton Oaks Research Library, Rare Book Collection
Dumbarton Oaks, Washington (D.C.)