Australian artist Guido Van Helten  took down 3 silos as his contribution to The Unexpected. The artwork explores themes around the American Hero, National myth and it's context in modern American communities. The design features three local residents symbolic of the traditional frontier character. The triptych piece titled, American Heroes includes Kristina a young business owner in town Ed, a Navajo man who is an active member of the Lawbreakers & Peacemakers reenactment group, and Gene Beckham a WWII Veteran and recent lifelong employee who retired in 2016 from the OK Foods, Inc., which owns the towering feed mill this piece was created on. These three people who are depicted on a monumental scale suggest the heroes and heroines of a modern story, forming larger-than-life personalities that speak to the character of its inhabitants.


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