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Installing Rowboat Lookout Tower

September 28, 2010

Over the weekend with the help of family and friends I installed a “Rowboat Lookout Tower” on 35th and Capitol in Milwaukee. This is part of a project organized by In:Site, a public art org in Milwaukee.

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Raising the boat


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climbing the tower to attach cables from the tower to the rowboat. We got the rowboat in the air by attaching pulleys to a second tower and pulling it up with a truck.
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Here it is installed

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