Current Location:
Lake Superior Hall -> 1st Floor (LSH)
Location Notes:
LSH; OS; North Side, Facing Library

Robin Goodfellow (Puck) Fountain

Artwork
Identifier:
1998.294.1
Artist:
Richard E. Paschke
Credit:
GVSU Collection
Medium:
Cast Bronze, Concrete
Date:
1993
Description:
Fountain w/single base; In center a cast of Puck sitting on an ornate stand with 4 women sleeping below him; Puck looks like an elf with a cap and boots on; Fountain has multiple water spouts spraying upward in geometric hexagon shape w/ clovers, leaves and geometric shapes decorating it; black & brown; Name plate inside LSH
Historical Context:
Richard E. Paschke has a Ph.D. in neurobiology and psychology, received after studying music as his first major. He has composed, published, recorded, and played music since the age of 18. He grew up around the arts and started creating at a young age. Over the years he has made time to carve, model, and build 3-dimensional objects. He more recently has begun combing art and science by sculpting anatomical models to use in teaching.