A Place to Grow by Markian Olynyk

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Markian Olynyk
A Place to Grow


Markian Olynyk

From the artist:

Design inspiration:

  • 4 seasons (from bottom: spring, summer, autumn, winter)
  • 3 sections of the Dupage River ) from the Forest Preserve to Pilcher Rd)
  • Trees: Blue Ash and White Oak
  • Bolingbrook flag
  • "A Place to Grow"...written 3 ways (child's chalkboard, Braille, binary code)
  • Original Village Hall
  • Route 53, I-55, I-355Village of Bolingbrook (represented by 1" square bevels)
  • Westbury Subdivision
  • Clow Airport
  • Hidden Lakes
  • State of Illinois and Lake MichiganSports: soccer, baseball, football, basketball, golf, cricket and hockey
  • State symbols: cardinal, bluegill, monarch butterfly, white-tailed deer, violets, big bluestem grass
  • Oak leaves / acorns
  • Tree rings
  • 5 "inspiration" words

2nd Floor
3rd Floor
Can be seen by the windows in the Computer Commons on the 2nd Floor or the 3rd Floor balcony near the Adult New Books section