ARTIST - FAUSTO FERNANDEZ
PLATFORM ART FLOOR: Artist Fausto Fernandez's work is featured at the 44th Street Sky Train Station. Photo by Bill Timmerman.
440 x 40’ terrazzo floor
Fabricator: Advance Terrazzo
Painter Fausto Fernandez tapped his love of layered colors and mechanical shapes to design a floor inspired by the outline of an airplane’s
horizontal stabilizer, known as a tailplane. Fernandez used ten colors to create the platform’s rhythmic geometric patterns and sweeping
bands. He heightened the floor’s reflective qualities by adding aggregates of recycled, crushed glass and mirror.
Public Art project was commissioned by the Phoenix Office of Arts and Culture Public Art Program with Aviation percent for art funds.