Engagement with Color
Sculptor/Creator - Mikyoung Kim
Date - 2002
Medium - Aluminum illuminated with fiber optics
Location - Liquid Crystal Materials Science Building
Korean-born Mikyoung Kim, is an internationally known landscape architect and professor at the Rhode Island School of Design. The sculpture shows the vibrant conditions found in the cross-polarized images of liquid crystals by the use of various colors of fiber optic light within the structure. The sculpture and its environment of color are places for direct engagement and contemplation. The work is placed appropriately, in proximity to the Liquid Crystal Materials Science Building. It is on the Esplanade Path Sculpture Walk and funded by the Ohio Percent for Art Project.