Catching neutrinos

  • Title: Catching neutrinos
    Author: Mallon, Darci
    Year: 2004
    Keyword(s): Edmonton Journal, public art, granite, Edmonton history
    Description: The work is located in Edmonton's Churchill Square and was commissioned by The Edmonton Journal to commemorate 100 years of service to Edmonton. The phrases spiraling up the form are headlines selected from The Edmonton Journal's archive of 100 years of publications. The title references the continuous and infinite flow of neutrinos passing through our Earth and as with news, the challenges of baring witness to their occurrence, recording their presence, and understanding their character. Green granite (northern Quebec), 10 feet high, 4 tons. Maintained under the administration of the City of Edmonton Public Art Collection.
    Peer Reviewed: Yes
    Type of Item: Visual Arts
    Language: English