LOCATION: The Arts Station, Fernie, British Columbia
MEDIA: Hand-Forged and Fabricated Iron & Stone
DIMENSIONS: 10′ high x 10′ x 6′
ARTISTS: Michael Hepher & Paul Reimer
PROJECT CONCEPT: This sculpture commemorates the 1908 fire that devastated the city and celebrates the resiliency of the people who rebuilt the community.
“This piece uses the idea of leaning forward. Philosophically, the leaning carries forward the metaphor of people depending on one another for support, their lives interlocking.”
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