Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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Observatory
  • Lori Nix
    born 1969
    born: Norton, Kansas, United States ; active: United States
  • Observatory, 2015
  • The City
  • Where object was made: United States
  • inkjet print
  • Object Height/Width: 76.2 x 96.52 cm
    Object Height/Width: 30 x 38 in
    Mat Dimensions: 38 x 46 in
    Frame Dimensions: 38 1/4 x 46 1/4 x 1 1/4 in
  • Museum purchase: Gift of Ellie LeCompte
  • Not on display
  • 2016.0127
Multimedia
Description

This photo is of an observatory that seems to be abandoned. Vines are growing through the observation window. The machinery and metal objects appear to be slightly rusted.