"Waikui : The meeting of two waters" - Hawai’i State Museum Sculpture Garden, Honolulu,Hawaii, USA
in collaboration with Doug Young
Retaining as sense of Hawai’i’s first olympic size pool, Waikui is comprised of two overlaying water images:
The bottom is the historic pool and subtle swimming lanes, the transparent top is an ocean water image symbolizing the meeting of two waters. O’ahu is known for being the "meeting place", Waikui is an old nameplace on the Big Island where a once sandalwood forest stream flowed into the ocean.
Technique: two layer of airbrushed, sandblasted and hand-painted toughened and laminated glass. Overall size: 16' x 35' - 144 art glass blocks
Artist: Doug Young
Client: Hawaii State Foundation on Culture and the Arts
Architect: Group 70 International, Inc.