"Spine" (1993) by Jud Fine
 
DESCRIPTION:  street entrance and stairway design containing several components:
  • etched aluminum, rock and wood street-entrance panels;
  • stairway risers with etched lettering, words, and symbolic communication;
  • 3 bronze and granite boulder sculptures mounted within rectilinear pools; 
  • 3 semi-circular bronze and stone fountains etched with symbols and representing "BRIGHT", "LUCID", and "CLEAR"

THE PUBLIC ART:  
street-entrance panels
    
© Public Art in Public Places Project

stairway risers

    

© Public Art in Public Places Project

bronze and granite sculptures within rectilinear pools
© Public Art in Public Places Project
 
    
© Public Art in Public Places Project
 
© Public Art in Public Places Project

THE PUBLIC PLACE:
© Public Art in Public Places Project  
 

LOCATION:  stairs leading to library west entrance, 
Maguire Gardens, Central Library, 630 W. Fifth Street, 
Historic Core, Los Angeles, CA