"The Celebration of Ren," Beijing Olympics Winner, "Excellent Works Award" - 2008, Beijing Olympics. The Weisbecks were 2 of only 8 Americans to reach the finalist stage in the Landscape Sculpture Competition, the first time in the history of the Games that art and sculpture were an official category of competition. "Ren" is the Chinese pictograph for "people." Mirror polished stainless steel. Envisioned at 50 feet. A 3-D "brushstroke," an arch of worldwide peace and unity.
Installation of "Water Spirits," July, 2008 - 32 foot tall patinaed brass and gold dyed stainless steel signature waterfront sculpture for the city of Rochester, New York, USA. New York State Dept.of State commission, $70,000.00.
"Water Spirits" Unveiling Ceremony, July, 2008 - 32 foot tall waterfront sculpture unveiling ceremony. Ribbon cutting from a cherry picker. July, 2008. Rochester, New York, USA.
"Bridge Flower" sculpture on pylon - One of twelve "Bridge Flower" sculptures created for the New York State Dept. of Transportation. Four sculptures were placed upon the pylons of three consecutive bridges along the I-490 Highway, Rochester, NY. Lit from within to create modern beacons at night. $100,000.00. project budget.
"Bull Market Rocket," Wall St. Re-Branded New Symbol - Chosen as the new, 21st century symbol for Wall Street's Bull Market icon. The modern image of the up-trending financial market. Textured and dyed stainless steel rocket sculpture.13 feet. Also available as a 14 inch desktop replica sculpture through Bullmarketgifts.com.
Fireman's Hat, detail of sculpture - Large scale outdoor sculpture, tribute to Firefighters. The Firefighter holds an arch of metal, a "hose," and the arch of water pours over the heads of the viewers into a nearby pool. The viewer walks under the arch of water.
"Firefighter Memorial Sculpture" - Stylized Firefighter is stainless steel. He holds a hose which acts as an arch, over the viewer. The water flows over the viewer into an adjacent pool. Concept model.