2020 Artwalk Sign Locations & Spoilers

The Artwalk begins Saturday morning, December 5th and continue until January 1st.



Sign locations are listed first, if you simply need to get your bearings during the walk. The list is then repeated, with image credits and “answers” to the questions.


Sign 1

Location: near Peñasquitos Creek Park and canyon trail head


Sign 2

Location: 12100-12150 Salix Way


Sign 3

Location: 12100-12150 Dormouse Rd


Sign 4

Location: Park Village Rd, 7400 block, odd #


Sign 5

Location: Celata Ln, 7350-7400, even #


Sign 6

Location: 7300-7350 Juncus Ct


Sign 7

Location: Park Village Rd, 7300 block, odd #


Sign 8

Location: Dormouse Rd, 12200 block


Sign 9

Location: 7600-7650 Pipit Pl


Sign 10

Location: Pipit Way, 12200 block


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Sign 1

Location: near Peñasquitos Creek Park and canyon trail head

Young Hare

Albrecht Dürer, 1502


Sign 2

Location: 12100-12150 Salix Way

The Persistence of Memory

Salvador Dali, 1931

Dali was inspired by melted cheese.


Sign 3

Location: 12100-12150 Dormouse Rd

The Great Wave at Kanagawa Katsushika

Katsushika Hokusai, 1829

The wave is here for a moment, but the mountain is always present.


Sign 4

Location: Park Village Rd, 7400 block, odd #

Migrant Mother

Dorothea Lange, 1936

The woman could be thinking of many things, but she was specifically thinking about how little food she had and how she was going to feed her hungry children.


Sign 5

Location: Celata Ln, 7350-7400, even #

Shakuntala

Raja Ravi Verma, 1870

Shakuntala is trying to sneak a look at the man she loves by pretending to pluck a thorn from her heel.


Sign 6

Location: 7300-7350 Juncus Ct

Separation

Edvard Munch, 1896

There is no right answer to this one. There are many opinions that find symbolism in different images in the painting. My simplistic take is that the man is broken-hearted after his wife left him.


Sign 7

Location: Park Village Rd, 7300 block, odd #

Christina’s World

Andrew Wyeth, 1948

As a child, Christina developed a degenerative muscle condition that left her unable to walk. As an adult, she refused to use a wheelchair, preferring to crawl, using her arms to drag her lower body along. The painting depicts an ordinary day in her extraordinary life.


Sign 8

Location: Dormouse Rd, 12200 block

Impression, Sunrise

Claude Monet, 1872

The art movement Monet helped launch is called Impressionism.


Sign 9

Location: 7600-7650 Pipit Pl

Easter Island Moai

Rapa Nui people, 1250-1500

The tallest completed Moai, named Paro, is 33 feet tall.


Sign 10

Location: Pipit Way, 12200 block

The Starry Night

Vincent van Gogh, 1889







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