City of San Diego, CA., “BIRD PARK” is
an entire 6-acre site within Balboa Park, sculpted with art, landscape
and hardscape into a Perchiform bird and her nest. Poetry , "Lark's Egg"
by Frances Wosmek is sandblasted into the sidewalks. Working with Robin
Brailsford, WRT and ONA, the bird's beak is a patio, her gizzard a tot
lot etc.. Community members are raising funds to complete 9 additional
public art elements, including a bird’s eye gazebo. $500,000 public art
budget. 1994 - .
Long Beach, CA. “Street Park
Parable,” with Jon Cichetti - landscape architect, Robin Brailsford
artist and Frances Wosmek - poet. Landscape, poetry, mosaics and
reflective vinyl animals as symbols of our humanity. Project budget:
$300,000. Commissioned, designed, built and installed in one year - 1997.