in the Public Realm
Desert Melodies

Nancy Mooslin
City of Pasadena Public Art Program
  • Installed, ca. 2014
Desert Melodies -
Creative Process -
The artist's work often involves musical themes, theories and compositions. The work expresses her desire to visually represent music and uses her system of relating color with musical pitch, form and texture with timbre, and measurement with meter and rhythm. "Desert Melodies" incorporates many of these ideas. The forms in the sculpture are inspired by desert plants and trees. The colors, which represent a simple chord or melody line (D#, G, A#, C#, F) also represent the colors of the desert. B...
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Oakwood Place & S. Lake Ave.
Pasadena, CA 91106
United States

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