Gateways: The Four Directions

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Tags: public art Rolando Briseno
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"Gateways: The Four Directions" by San Antonio artist Rolando BriseƱo is a colorful frieze of glass depicting historic doorways and architectural portals found throughout San Antonio. The artwork is located along the window bays of the concourse of the San Antonio International Airport. The project includes 43 total window treatments, each a unique building facade in San Antonio. The project includes a large terrazzo floor design that spans the entire terminal featuring medallion-shaped motifs inspired by Mesoamerican illustrations of the four cardinal directions.


"Gateways: The Four Directions" includes window treatments featuring unique building facades of San Antonio.  Part of the "Gateways: The Four Directions" is a large terrazzo floor design.  The terrazzo floor is inspired by Mesoamerican illustrations of the four cardinal directions.