100 Games and Counting

About This Project

Medium:
mild steel, brass, 24K gold

Dimensions:
5' H x 8' W x 16" D

Date:
2013

Commissioned by:
PAC 12 and BIG 10

Location:
Tournament of Roses Museum, Pasadena, California

Description:
This sculptural replica of the Rose Bowl Stadium flowers was commissioned by the PAC 12 and BIG 10 conferences as a gift to the Tournament of Roses for the 100th Rose Game in 2014. The rose petals are hand shaped and dipped in 24K gold. Wrapped around the flowers stem, is a brass ribbon with 100 years worth of win and loss history of the Rose Bowl games. This sculpture is now resides permanently in the Tournament of Roses Museum, Hall of Fame Room.