Bicentennial Dawn

Bicentennial Dawn (HM20FI)

Location: Philadelphia, PA 19106 Philadelphia County
Country: United States of America

N 39° 57.063', W 75° 9.048'

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A Multi-Unit Sculpture
by Louise Nevelson
Bicentennial Dawn, Philadelphia
My search in life has been for a new seeing, a new image, a new insight, a new consciousness. This search includes the object as well as the in-between places - the dawns and the dusks, the objective world, the heavenly spheres, the places between the land and the sea... Man's creations arrest the secret images that can be found in nature.
Bicentennial Dawn is a place, an environment that exists between night and day - solid and liquid - temporal and eternal substances. It can be experienced as a monument to the past as well as the spores of the future. Contemplation is the means by which we extend our awareness. Bicentennial Dawn is a contemplative experience in search of awareness that already exists in the human mind. The inner and the outer equal one.
Louise Nevelson
1975
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HM NumberHM20FI
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Year Placed1975
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Date Added Saturday, August 5th, 2017 at 7:01am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 487118 N 4422335
Decimal Degrees39.95105000, -75.15080000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 57.063', W 75° 9.048'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 57' 3.7800000000001" N, 75° 9' 2.88" W
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Area Code(s)267, 484, 215, 610
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling South
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 601 Market St, Philadelphia PA 19106, US
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