Multimedia artist is creating sculptures within the path of the 2024 eclipse

PRESQUE ISLE, Maine — A multimedia artist from Georgia with household roots in Houlton is creating an set up of three picket sculptures in Presque Isle and Houlton as a part of a nationwide path of artwork.

The works are a part of a bunch of six installations by Henry Dean to be arrange throughout America tracing the road of the 2024 photo voltaic eclipse occasion. They’re collectively titled “Now and then.”

Every set up will likely be distinctive in its celebration of the particular space’s pure setting through the use of regionally sourced wooden for the sculptures. The Presque Isle sculpture has 4 completely different wooden sorts together with birch and spruce harvested from Chapman. The art work, arrange on a tripod, is a round form with a central gap to let the daylight by way of it.