Architectural Detailing - Outdoor Sculpture
650 W Washington St, Indianapolis, IN, 46204
This vibrant blue flame is crafted from hand-colored blue glass. The lower round portion sits at an angle and the curved lines continue to a point at the top. There is a small tear shaped object that is white located directly above the pointed tip. An interior tear shaped object that is white located in the center of the blue flame. The combination of glass and oil history in Blackford county combine to represent its growth through the sculpture.
Designers Jeff Laramore and David Jemerson Young of 2nd Globe, an Indianapolis–based artistic company designed all 92 and the county sculptures featured on the outside of the Indiana State Museum. Their designs narrate the counties’ famous natives, historically significant events, or their fabricated and installed by various Indiana sculptors, carvers, class workers, metal workers, and other artisans.
Medium type: Mixed Media
Date created: 2001