Rose Window

Trace Elementary School
San Jose, CA

• Bill Gould, Glassasoares, Katrina King, Marylea Adams
• Completed in 2009
• Fabrication & Installation by Lizard Skin Studios
• Medium: Steel & Glass

Two steel rose stems attached to a round window create a dramatic entrance to Trace Elementary School’s new two-story classroom/administration building. This sculpture reflects the city’s nearby Rose Garden which is a source of pride for the community. The artwork was designed and fabricated with safety, durability, longevity and resistance to vandalism in mind. Commissioned by San Jose Unified School District.