The Perennial Village: a Metropolitan Transit Authority Arts & Design commission at Crestwood Metro North Railway Station, New York

This permanent installation in laminated glass and stainless steel celebrates the perennial rhythm of growth and renewal of village life, not only daily cycles of the railway commute, but the regenerative power of a tight-knit community. 

Public Art
Tricia Wright Public Art Laminated glass and stainless steel
The Perennial Village; Morning Glory, Evening Splendor
2020
Laminated glass and stainless steel

Overview of the main entrance to Crestwood Station showing laminated glass artwork at station overpass above, and stainless steel fence artwork alongside ADA ramp at street level below.
Tricia Wright Public Art Laminated glass and stainless steel
The Perennial Village; Morning Glory, Evening Splendor
2020
Laminated glass and stainless steel

Exterior view of Crestwood Station showing the east window laminated glass artwork at station overpass waiting area above, and a section of the stainless steel fence artwork at street level below.

Tricia Wright Public Art Tempered laminated glass
Morning Glory
2020
Tempered laminated glass
8'3" x 13'11" (250.8 x 424.8 cm)

Interior view of east window laminated glass artwork.
Tricia Wright Public Art Tempered laminated glass
Morning Glory (detail)
2020
Tempered laminated glass

Interior view of east window laminated glass artwork showing colorful shadows on overpass floor.

Tricia Wright Public Art Tempered laminated glass
Morning Glory
2020
Tempered laminated glass
8'3" x 13'11" (250.8 x 424.8 cm)

Interior view of east window laminated glass artwork showing overpass waiting area and ticket machines.
Tricia Wright Public Art Tempered laminated glass
Morning Glory
2020
Tempered laminated glass
8'3" x 13'11" (250.8 x 424.8 cm)

Interior view of east window laminated glass artwork showing overpass waiting area, reflections, and ticket machines.

Tricia Wright Public Art Tempered laminated glass
Evening Splendor
2020
Tempered laminated glass
8'4" x 14'8" (252.7 x 447.6 cm)

Interior view of west window laminated glass artwork.
Tricia Wright Public Art Tempered laminated glass
Evening Splendor (detail)
2020
Tempered laminated glass

Interior detail view of west window laminated glass artwork showing trees and the nature walk outside.

Tricia Wright Public Art Tempered laminated glass
Evening Splendor (detail)
2020
Tempered laminated glass

Interior detail view of west window laminated glass artwork showing trees and the nature walk outside.
Tricia Wright Public Art Tempered laminated glass
Evening Splendor
2020
Tempered laminated glass
8'4" x 14'8" (252.7 x 447.6 cm)

Interior view of west window laminated glass artwork showing overpass waiting area.

Tricia Wright Public Art Tempered laminated glass
Evening Splendor
2020
Tempered laminated glass
8'4" x 14'8" (252.7 x 447.6 cm)

Interior view of west window laminated glass artwork showing overpass waiting area, reflections on glass, and stairs to platform.
Tricia Wright Public Art Tempered laminated glass
Evening Splendor
2020
Tempered laminated glass
8'4" x 14'8" (252.7 x 447.6 cm)

Exterior view of west window laminated glass artwork in early evening light.

Tricia Wright Public Art Laminated glass and stainless steel
The Perennial Village; Morning Glory, Evening Splendor
2020
Laminated glass and stainless steel

Exterior view of Crestwood Station showing the east window laminated glass artwork at station overpass waiting area above, and a section of the stainless steel fence artwork at street level below.
Tricia Wright Public Art Water jet cut stainless steel, 3/8" thick, non-directional finish, fabricated in 14 panels
The Perennial Village
2020
Water jet cut stainless steel, 3/8" thick, non-directional finish, fabricated in 14 panels
36 inches x 60 feet (91.4 x 1828.8 cm)

Exterior view of stainless steel fence artwork at ADA ramp to station platforms.

Tricia Wright Public Art Water jet cut stainless steel, 3/8" thick, non-directional finish, fabricated in 14 panels
The Perennial Village (detail)
2020
Water jet cut stainless steel, 3/8" thick, non-directional finish, fabricated in 14 panels

Exterior detail view of stainless steel fence artwork at ADA ramp to station platforms.
Tricia Wright Public Art Water jet cut stainless steel, 3/8" thick, non-directional finish, fabricated in 14 panels
The Perennial Village (detail)
2020
Water jet cut stainless steel, 3/8" thick, non-directional finish, fabricated in 14 panels

Interior detail view of stainless steel fence artwork at ADA ramp to station platforms, showing handrail attachment.

Tricia Wright Public Art Water jet cut stainless steel, 3/8" thick, non-directional finish, fabricated in 14 panels
The Perennial Village
2020
Water jet cut stainless steel, 3/8" thick, non-directional finish, fabricated in 14 panels
36 inches x 60 feet (91.4 x 1828.8 cm)

Interior view of stainless steel fence artwork at ADA ramp to station platforms, showing handrail and shadows on the ramp floor.
Tricia Wright Public Art Water jet cut stainless steel, 3/8" thick, non-directional finish, fabricated in 14 panels
The Perennial Village (detail)
2020
Water jet cut stainless steel, 3/8" thick, non-directional finish, fabricated in 14 panels

Interior view of stainless steel fence artwork at ADA ramp to station platforms, showing shadows on the ramp floor.

Tricia Wright Public Art Laminated glass and stainless steel
The Perennial Village; Morning Glory, Evening Splendor
2020
Laminated glass and stainless steel

Overview of the main entrance to Crestwood Station at night, showing laminated glass artwork at station overpass above, and stainless steel fence artwork alongside ADA ramp at street level below.
Tricia Wright Public Art Laminated glass and stainless steel
The Perennial Village; Morning Glory, Evening Splendor
2020
Laminated glass and stainless steel

Exterior view of Crestwood Station at night, showing the east window laminated glass artwork at station overpass waiting area above, and a section of the stainless steel fence artwork at street level below.

Tricia Wright Public Art Tempered laminated glass
Evening Splendor
2020
Tempered laminated glass
8'4" x 14'8" (252.7 x 447.6 cm)

Exterior view of west window laminated glass artwork at night.
Tricia Wright Public Art Tempered laminated glass
Evening Splendor
2020
Tempered laminated glass
8'4" x 14'8" (252.7 x 447.6 cm)

Exterior view of west window laminated glass artwork at night.

Tricia Wright Public Art Water jet cut stainless steel, 3/8" thick, non-directional finish, fabricated in 14 panels
The Perennial Village (detail)
2020
Water jet cut stainless steel, 3/8" thick, non-directional finish, fabricated in 14 panels

Interior detail view of stainless steel fence artwork at night, showing handrail and Crestwood Village beyond.
Tricia Wright Public Art Tempered laminated glass
Evening Splendor (detail)
2020
Tempered laminated glass

Interior view of west window laminated glass artwork at night with artist included for scale.