Helios Education foundation / Phoenix, Arizona   The visitors approach the entrance to the parking structure will find a whimsical art installation that is fun, energetic and beautiful with a sense of movement that makes reference to the architecture welcoming visitors to a unique institution that fosters design and public art making the space more interesting and approachable. This is their first look into a platform for civic dialogue leading to the discovery of more artworks and forms of expression welcoming people to a vibrant and unique space. The artwork is currently being fabricated and will be completed by August when the Helios new building will be open to the public.

Helios Education foundation / Phoenix, Arizona

The visitors approach the entrance to the parking structure will find a whimsical art installation that is fun, energetic and beautiful with a sense of movement that makes reference to the architecture welcoming visitors to a unique institution that fosters design and public art making the space more interesting and approachable. This is their first look into a platform for civic dialogue leading to the discovery of more artworks and forms of expression welcoming people to a vibrant and unique space. The artwork is currently being fabricated and will be completed by August when the Helios new building will be open to the public.

East Rancho Dominguez Park / East Compton California   A mixed media assemblage that uses paint, powder coated aluminum, reclaimed wood and corrugated metal. It was created through Fernandez’s research and conversations with the local community and project architects.

East Rancho Dominguez Park / East Compton California

A mixed media assemblage that uses paint, powder coated aluminum, reclaimed wood and corrugated metal. It was created through Fernandez’s research and conversations with the local community and project architects.

Angels Gate Cultural Center/ San Pedro California   A tribute to the workers who build and repair the port's bridges, docks and breakwaters. To create "Supporting Structures," Fausto Fernandez worked with members of the Southwest Regional Council of Carpenters and the Pile Drivers, Bridge, Dock and Wharf Builders Union, Local 2375.

Angels Gate Cultural Center/ San Pedro California

A tribute to the workers who build and repair the port's bridges, docks and breakwaters. To create "Supporting Structures," Fausto Fernandez worked with members of the Southwest Regional Council of Carpenters and the Pile Drivers, Bridge, Dock and Wharf Builders Union, Local 2375.

Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport Train Station / Phoenix Arizona   The floor is inspired by the outline of an airplane’s horizontal stabilizer, known as a tailplane. Fernandez used ten colors to create the platform’s rhythmic geometric patterns and sweeping bands. He heightened the floor’s reflective qualities by adding aggregates of recycled, crushed glass and mirror.

Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport Train Station / Phoenix Arizona

The floor is inspired by the outline of an airplane’s horizontal stabilizer, known as a tailplane. Fernandez used ten colors to create the platform’s rhythmic geometric patterns and sweeping bands. He heightened the floor’s reflective qualities by adding aggregates of recycled, crushed glass and mirror.

Scottsdale Waterfront / Scottsdale Arizona   “Flowing Overlapping Gesture” was a 200 ft site-specific artwork commissioned by Scottsdale Public Art. The project was meant to float down the Scottsdale Waterfront canal.

Scottsdale Waterfront / Scottsdale Arizona

“Flowing Overlapping Gesture” was a 200 ft site-specific artwork commissioned by Scottsdale Public Art. The project was meant to float down the Scottsdale Waterfront canal.