Tony Smith (American, 1912-1980)
painted steel, Overall: 335.20 x 899.10 x 1036.30 cm (131 15/16 x 353 15/16 x 407 15/16 inches). Gift of the Metropolitan Bank & Trust Company 2001.256
Considered a forerunner of minimalism, Smith created monumental sculptures in geometric forms often inspired by nature. Source possesses a balance between mass and volume, creating a playful energy that spills over into the public space.