Chess Tables

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Artist: Doug Eichelberger (

Date: 1992

Location: 16th Street Mall, between Arapahoe Street and Curtis Street

Collection: Public Art

Artwork Type: Sculpture

Material: Cast Concrete and Ceramic Tile

Description: The piece is a series of tables with ceramic tiled chessboards on both ends. A concrete barrier, shaped as the upper-half of a human body, separates the chessboards. Colorful ceramic tiles are imbedded into the face, arms and torso of the human form.