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Earth Sign - Four Square diamond great hall chandeliers

Description: Cast glass panel above main entrance of the facility and three hanging chandeliers with halogen lighting.

Location: Municipal Services Center  St. Petersburg, FL

Size: 72" x 72" x 5"

Date: 1995-96

The panel titled "Earth Sign" and three hanging cast glass and steel 'Great Hall Chandeliers'.   The five foot cast glass panel and the motif of the Earth Sign project is a four square, diamond pattern. This ancient symbol represents a city center, where all of the parts of the governing city meet. Earth Sign is the symbolic metaphor for theMunicipal Services Center. The Great Hall Chandelier design was done in collaboration with artist, Lenn Neff. Each section of the four square diamond pattern has an optic ball in the center that has been ground and polished creating interesting optical effects to the viewer. The cast glass panel also incorporates Florida shells and symbols that tie together this beautiful and interesting city landmark.