38 degrees west latitude, 104 degrees north longitude. With a title referencing the exact location of the artwork, Helios was commissioned by Community Ventures to mark the 10th anniversary of the Art on the Streets program. Artists were asked to address the theme of “sunshine”, taken from the City of Colorado Springs’ “City of Sunshine” marketing moniker used in the early 20th century.
Designed to provide information about sun, wind and time, Helios (Greek for “sun”) includes a working
Date created: c. 2008
Colorado Springs, 80903