This proposal, designed for a college in a mountainous area of Utah, investigates the state’s surrounding geology and becomes a visual celebration of the American West. Using the idea of a massif, ChoMassif likens the duality and symbolism of the geography that makes this area unique to the local community.
Medium: Painted Aluminum, MDO Board
Location: Salt Lake City, UT
Size: 37’ x 15’ x 9″
In a similar vein, the goal of this college is to create a diverse and distinct environment. This diversity is unified through a common goal of education, and thus, this sculpture makes a unified, mountainous, and gestural mark through the atrium.