Fulton County Public Art Program

Young Artist

Collection: Public Art Commissions x

With this bronze figurative sculpture, artists Don Haugen and Teena Stern capture the youthful enthusiasm for creativity and expressiveness. The sculpture depicts a child walking to art class, carrying his art materials- a sketchpad, an easel, paintbrushes. The boy is happy, confident in his abilities, and eager to learn. The figure itself was based on Don Haugen’s grandson who as a boy loved art. With that love in mind, Stern and Haugen created a sculpture meant to specifically convey joy, as described by the boy’s expression and gesture.

-NOTE: Due to ongoing vandalism, the piece is currently in storage-

  • Subject Matter: Child
  • Created: 2001
  • Inventory Number: PA.2001.4
  • Current Location: Abernathty Arts Center - 245 Johnson Ferry Road Sandy Springs, GA 30328 (google map)
  • Collections: Public Art Commissions
 
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