Salmon For Wendell

Salmon for Wendell by Jody Broomfield
Indigenous, Integrated

This public art call invited artists to propose artworks specifically designed to discourage spray paint tagging on the Mackay Creek Bridge. Artist Jody Broomfield's bright red coast salish salmon cut-outs reminds us of our responsibility to keep our streams and our streets clean.
 

Specifications

Plazma cut steel

About the Artist:
Jody Broomfield was born in North Vancouver and now resides on the traditional village of Xwemelch'stn (Homulchesan) in West Vancouver, BC. A full time artist since 1999, Jody has observed and studied the Salish Art Form intensively. He employs many mediums, including wood, etched glass, metal and clothing, to create beautiful masks, panels, carved doors and house posts as well as an array of paintings, prints and jewellery.

www.salishart.com/