Transformation – 1252 Bay Street, Florence, Oregon

ARTIST:    Paul Reimer

YEAR:          2018

PRODUCED BY:    Reimer & Co Blacksmiths

MEDIA:    Recycled Railroad Track

DIMENSIONS:    6′ high x 2′ x 1′

LOCATION:        Art Exposed Public Art Exhibit,  The Siuslaw Interpretive Centre, Florence, Oregon

PROJECT CONCEPT:   Recycled railroad track, hand-forged and transformed into a contemporary, impressionist-style tree sculpture.  This artwork represents the transition from an industrialized economy to a “greener” economy where we take care of our environment.

How appropriate that this artwork is located next to The Waterfront Depot Restaurant – a former railway station.