Metro Artworks

Michael Davis, Arcadian Zephyr

Arcadian Zephyr

Artist(s):

Weaving together history and the story of place, Michael Davis’s artwork for this station, located in downtown Arcadia, draws inspiration from two of the city’s major destinations: the Santa Anita Park thoroughbred racetrack and the Los Angeles County Arboretum and Botanic Garden.

Michael Davis, "Ecliptic/ Illume" (station view)

Ecliptic/Illume

Artist(s):

Artist Michael Davis inlaid the Sunset/Vermont Station floor and walls with granite patterns of celestial orbits and metal etched with spheres containing medical symbols and microscopic images of life forms, a reference to the iconography that is commonly shared by astronomy and medicine.