Autumn Spire/alby Team Groth-McCoy
Somewhat inspired by Frank Lloyd Wright – the diamonds. For outdoors, the colors should be bright. The chosen colors might be seen during autumn. The spiral is a natural way to carry the colors from one side to the next.
Materials: Wood working: Sanding and Routing. Water based acrylic paint. Oil based urethane overcoat.
Dimensions: 5″ x 5″ x 60″
Map/Spire Number: 28
Location: HT Municipal Athletic Complex
Address: 201 Washington Crossing Pennington Road, Titusville, NJ
About the Artist
Edward Groth: Professor of Physics Emeritus at Princeton University. Retired in 2015 after 44 years on the faculty. Research interests included pulsars, infrared astronomy, the Hubble Space Telescope.
Candace McCoy: Professor of Criminal Justice at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York. Lives in Princeton and contributed ideas for this project.
“The design’s simplicity and precision craftsmanship combine for an eye-catching creation.”