Artist Zachary Noble was selected by the Public Art Commission to do the public artwork for the new Fire Station #42 on Central Avenue. Noble fabricated two 1300 pound gates that represent both the fire station and the community in which the fire station resides.
Hear Noble explain his inspiration and talk about the gates below.[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lB4zQ7Iwte0]
The artwork was paid for by the City of Charlotte’s 1% for art ordinance.