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Tag: Fife art


Fife to unveil new, interactive sculpture at history museum

Representatives from the Fife Historical Society and the Fife Public Arts Commission will unveil a new sculpture on Sunday near Dacca Park, according to a city news release.

Olympia artist Eric Holdener was chosen from five applicants and will receive $9,000 from the city of Fife for the interactive sculpture. It will have gears and wheels that turn, and is made up of various steel components.

The artwork will depict the “importance of balance” in a community with deep roots in agriculture and equal commitment to modern industry and commerce, according to the release.

Holdener said the sculpture, called “Wheel

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