"Facing the Sun" (2018) by Lauren Evans and Margaret Lazzari 

 
DESCRIPTION:  pole-mounted painted aluminum panels depicting native wild flowers (lupine, Indian paintbrush, coreopsis, desert globe mallow, Joshua tree); etched and stained circular concrete base indicating solstice and equinox sunrise and sunset directions, and astronomic and magnetic north
The sculpture includes a dedication plaque to the memory of Kelly Long (1963-2017) and Kristin Holloway (1969-2017).
 
THE PUBLIC ART:
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MEMORIAL PLAQUE:
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THE PUBLIC PLACE:
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LOCATION:   courtyard east of Palmdale Economic 
Development building, 38250 Sierra Highway, 
Palmdale, CA