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Ruth Asawa"s San Francisco fountain

Sally Byrne Woodbridge

Ruth Asawa"s San Francisco fountain

by Sally Byrne Woodbridge

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Published by [San Francisco Museum of Art?] in San Francisco, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Asawa, Ruth,
  • Fountains -- California -- San Francisco

  • Edition Notes

    Subtitle on cover: Hyatt on Union Square.

    Statementby Sally B. Woodbridge ; photographs by Laurence Cuneo.
    ContributionsCuneo, Laurence.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination47 p. :
    Number of Pages47
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22938787M
    OCLC/WorldCa8577728

    1 hour ago  Among San Francisco residents, she became known as the Fountain Lady. Asawa supported arts education. She urged politicians to fund arts programs. In , she helped start a public arts high school in San Francisco. In tribute to her, it was named the Ruth Asawa San Francisco School of the Arts. Kessler says she was drawn to Asawa’s legacy. Ruth Asawa-Lanier/San Francisco/United States. IQBa Previous: 1 of 2: Next: View Description.

    A panel by artist Ruth Asawa is removed from a fountain in Courthouse Square in Santa Rosa. (Gabe Meline) Those who know Asawa only from her wire sculpture are often surprised to learn that she was known in San Francisco as "The Fountain Lady," designing fountains in Union Square, Japantown, Bayside Plaza, Ghirardelli Square and many other.   A project that began at San Francisco’s Alvarado Elementary School in summer expanded citywide and grew across the curriculum, culminating in the creation of an arts-based public high school in , fittingly renamed the Ruth Asawa San Francisco School of the Arts in

      Asawa had a large presence in the Bay Area as a longtime member of the San Francisco Arts Commission and founder of the Alvarado School Arts Workshop, launched in , and the Ruth Asawa San. This book is signed by the author. In this extraordinary picture book, author Joan Schoettler imparts the life of a remarkable woman, teacher, and artist. From the Japanese-American internment camps to the creation of the San Francisco School of the Arts, Ruth Asawa’s life journey is one filled with injustice, learning, and expression. Known as the “Fountain Lady” of San Francisco due to.


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ii (b. Norwalk, Calif to Umakichi and Haru Asawa; m. William Labert Lanier, ; has 6 children; artist: public commissions include Mermaid Fountain at Ghirardelli Square () and Hyatt Fountain at Union Square ()) Artist's statement (signed: Ruth Asawa, AugSan Francisco).Inafter studying at Black Mountain College, Asawa moved to San Francisco and created dozens of wire works, among them an iconic bronze fountain—the first of many public commissions—for the city’s Ghirardelli Square.