Cary Arts Center (renovated from the Cary Old Elementary School building), Cary, NC The integrated and collaborative work by Jim Hirschfield, Sonya Ishii, & Norie Sato refers to the building’s original use as a school and its contemporary use as an art center. It includes flytower sculptures; a lobby with lit glass walls, glass doors and murals; a theater curtain; a plaza and artistic benches. The flytower’s glass and steel sculptures are inspired by the harlequin costume and is echoed in the theater’s curtain, connecting the two. Collaboration with Clearscapes.
“Harlequin: Exterior” Exterior artwork on the Flytower Glass, steel North side: 31’ x 68’ x 5’ and South side: 43’ x 68’ x 4’
“Harlequin: Interior” Theater Curtain Printed Velour, 20’ high x 50’ wide x 6” Town of Cary
All artwork and images are copyrighted by Norie Sato. Any unauthorized use is prohibited.