August 24, 2013

Collection Name: Other

Collection Number: 2999

Post Type: Photo/s

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Artist or Author: Tom Van Sant

Creation Year: 1976


Tom Van Sant is an sculptor and artist in Santa Monica, California. He began to experiment with kites in the 1970s, and became one of the first to use modern materials, fiberglass and nylon synthetic material to make kites.

Photos digitized and retouched by Christine Yuengling Niles, Los Angeles

Geographic: United States

Kite Type: Figure

Materials: Fiberglass, Nylon/Synthetic

Significance: Art

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