Smooth white marble, only lightly veined, sculpted as an abstract rendering of the olympic flame.
Smooth white marble, only lightly veined, sculpted as an abstract rendering of the olympic flame. The sculpture sits on asquare marble pedestal on a round cement base, placed on a grassy, gently sloping hill.

Ovation

Artist: 
Barbara Rowlett-Rheingrover
Materials: 
Italian statuario marble
Year: 
1995
Dimensions: 
10' H; 5.5 tons

This work is a tribute to the 1996 Olympic athletes.

Because of campus construction projects, Ovation has been moved temporarily from its regular site in front of the Ferst Center for the Arts.