Gaea - Mother Earth Pig
"Gaea" means "Mother Earth" in Greek. This pig symbolizes Mother Earth with images of fruit trees, flowers, birds and animals adorning its head and body. The bounty of Mother Earth fits in particularly well with the bountiful offerings of the Pike Place Market.
Mary has worked on numerous public arts projects including a mural for the Juvenile Justice Center in Portland, Oregon, a mural project at the Military Heights Elementary School in Roswell, New Mexico, and the Washington Park Zoo Fences Project.
Location, Summer 2001
US Court House, 5th & Spring
Purchase Price at Auction on October 13, 2001