DC -- Public Art: Observer (by Keith McCarter) @ 1020 19th St:
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Description of Subject Matter: Title: The Observer
Sculptor: Keith McCarter
Foundry: Burleighfield, England
Installed: Dec. 1983.
Located: 1020 19th Street, N.W., Washington, District of Columbia
The sculpture was commissioned by WPH Inc. when it was constructing this office building. IAS files contain a Washington Post, Jan. 28, 1984, article which discusses developers incorporating public art into office buildings and notes "The Observer" in particular.
The above was from http://archive.li/6BXZ
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2016_DC_ObserverMcC: DC -- K Street -- Public Art: Observer (by Keith McCarter) (7 photos from 2016)
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2020 photos: The year is too new to have anything to report. The Covid-19 disaster cut off most events here in DC after March 11 and even cut off going outside after awhile. Here's hoping honesty and integrity wins for a change this November.
Partially Reviewed: Rough draft. I've gone through these pictures once, removing the worst ones, some duplication, etc. I usually take sequences of 4 or 5 pictures at a time and there are lots of near duplicates. I'll be doing a final review later which will cull the pictures down some. To be honest though, I'm way behind on doing final reviews.