Watchhouse

Watch House

Audio transcription:

“My name is Todd Slaughter. I live in Columbus, Ohio. The sculpture is a result of the construction of the rec center. As I understand it, the funding came as a result of that. From the beginning I had a thought that the art would provide some experiential counterpoint to the rec center. Certainly, individuals go there, but I generally think of a recreational center as something that provides group activities, usually fairly large and organized activities, or large family activities such as swimming. The sculpture is intended as a contemplative space as a counterpoint to the more group-oriented activities that the recreational center provides.”

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Dublin Art in Public Places
  1. Field of Corn (with Osage Orange Trees)
  2. Leatherlips
  3. Out of Bounds
  4. Recreation Center Relief Sculptures
  5. Jack Nicklaus Tribute Sculpture
  6. Watch House
  7. Going, Going... Gone!
  8. Ascension
  9. One Step at a Time
  10. Narrow #5
  11. Injection
  12. Exuvia
  13. Modified Social Benches
  14. One Scene and Untitled
  15. Jaunty Hornbeam and Sanguine Standing Stone
  16. The Simulation of George M. Karrer's Workshop
  17. Playing Through
  18. Daily Chores
  19. Tree of Life, Future Tense
  20. Dublin Tunnel Mural
  21. Feather Point