ISU Molecular Biology Building - Integrated Art

Ames, IA

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Art Studio Overview:

Working in collaboration/association with internationally-recognized Public Artist Andrew Leicester, David Dahlquist fabricated the terra cotta "G-NOMES" atop the four corners of the Molecular Biology/Genetic Engineering Building. A fifth figure, entitled "Forbidden Fruit" is based on an ancient tree goddess and is a focal point in the interior of the building.

  • CLIENT: Iowa State University
  • COMPLETE: August 1990
  • SIZE:
    12.5' x 4' x 7'