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Interactive, Other 3D Work, Permanent, Sculpture



Because

2002


Derrick Meads



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Commissioning Entity Sports and Exhibition Authority
Owner Sports and Exhibition Authority
ADA Services The work is on the second floor of the Convention Center. It can be accessed by elevator.

Because is a pungently witty interactive rebus machine. The artist takes great joy in the power of words and the casual interplay of created meeting. Visitors are able to spin the wheels to create a different combination of words. 

Derrick Meads is a graphic designer who lives and works in Kentucky. His artwork often focuses on the written word.