Tracking the End of the Rainbow
Commissioned by Austin Art in Public Places Program
Title: Tracking the End of the Rainbow
Artists: Ion Art (Sharon Keshishian) and Daniel Hornung
Location: 8th St. & Colorado St
Client: Austin Transportation Department
Materials: Steel, bronze, paint, stained glass
Reflecting the historic Chisholm Trail and today's modern world, a psychedelic rainbow-painted horse and rider represent the concept that the further you go towards the desired object, the farther away the objective withdraws. Cow, calf, and horse tracks clue into the story of the horse and rider.