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A Can for All Seasons

Created 4 years 168 days ago
by James LeFlore (Arts)

Tags alejandro diaz
Categories Airport
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"A Can for All Seasons" by New York based, San Antonio native, Alejandro Diaz is comprised of four mixed-media sculptures used as seasonal planters in the upper level of the airport’s short-term parking garage. They are replicas of Mexican brand-name canned goods. The sculptures were inspired by the rural practice of growing plants in empty grocery-store cans.

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Accession#: 2006.DIA.1-6
Artist First Name: Alejandro
Artist Last Name: Diaz
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Type: sculpture (visual work)
Media 1: mixed media
Media 2: None
Dimensions: 4' x 3.5' diameter
Completion Year: 2005
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Location Name: San Antonio International Airport
Artwork Address: 9800 Airport Blvd.
Zip Code: 78216
Point X: -98.4728517619999
Point Y: 29.5271383180001
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Council District: 9
Map Point Color: Violet




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9800 Airport Blvd.

Additional Directions: San Antonio International Airport

A Can for All Seasons

Artist: Alejandro Diaz
Category: categoryAirport
Details: sculpture (visual work), mixed media, None
Dimensions: 4' x 3.5' diameter
Date completed: 2005
Description:
"A Can for All Seasons" by New York based, San Antonio native, Alejandro Diaz is comprised of four mixed-media sculptures used as seasonal planters in the upper level of the airport’s short-term parking garage. They are replicas of Mexican brand-name canned goods. The sculptures were inspired by the rural practice of growing plants in empty grocery-store cans.


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