|(photo credit: Crystal Chatham,|
The Desert Sun)
The large-scale wall-mounted piece, "Local Gradient" by Phillip K. Smith, III, of The Art Office, is an array of 900 felt and acoustic board panels mounted on lobby walls and ceiling. Artist Phillip K. Smith, III chose colors reminiscent of the Indio desert landscape. The Art Office, based in Indio, is a multi-disciplinary studio for art, architecture and design.