Title: Prairie Falls
Date Creation: 2001
Location: 6801 Gaylord Parkway – Exterior TSG
“Prairie Falls represents a waterfall between boulders and mountains. The copper water element flows continuously to the earth and is collected by the white marble vessel from the sky above.” - David B. Hickman, Artist
About the Artist:
David Hickman lives and works in Santa Fe, New Mexico. His association with master artist Octavio Medellin spanned twenty years, going from student, to apprentice, to partner on sculpture projects. In addition, Mr. Hickman taught wood and stone carving classes at the Creative Arts Center in Dallas for ten years.
He works in carved wood and stone, hammered metals, and slumped glass. A skilled sculptor, who not only designs and produces sculpture, he also repairs works of art that are damaged. Clients include the City of Dallas as well as many prominent private collectors.
He has received many public and private commissions, including the City of Dallas, the Dallas Area Rapid Transit system (DART), the City of Irving, Texas A & M, Post Properties, the Unitarian Church, Baylor Hospital, St. Bernard’s Catholic Church, Dallas Business Committee for the Arts, and Dallas Visual Art Center.
David Hickman’s website is www.davidbhickman.com.