The Wheel of History
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Installed in 2002
Location: Kalamazoo Mall, Arcadia District
About the Artist: Mark Lere was born and raised in LaMoure, North Dakota. He received a Bachelor of Fine Arts from the Metropolitan State College, in Denver, Colorado, and a Master of Fine Arts from UC Irvine. Language, used in a title or as part of a piece, is an important element in his work. He has had solo exhibits in various galleries in Los Angeles as well as in the North Dakota Museum of Art. In 1989 he did a temporary installation for Piedmont Park, in the city of Atlanta and he has done public art commissions in Seattle, Irvine and Los Angeles. He has been a design team member in various redevelopment projects in Phoenix, AZ and Santa Monica, CA. He currently lives and works in the Los Angeles area.
Information was retrieved from the artist’s personal website:http://marklere.com/index.html
Photo by Patrick Jouppi, 2011
Slideshow photographs by Jade Wethy, 2013