2011 Fire Department, New Taipei city Government
The ‘One for all and all for one’ team spirit of firefighters displayed in the fire scene earns public acclaim. Abstract vocabulary in the upper part conveys the courage and bravery of firefighters who save lives without regard for personal safety. Combined with the fountain, the call to save lives from mishaps and disasters of firefighters is expressed. The rugged mountain breaking through from beneath is a metaphor of how firefighters determinedly force their way into households to save lives with the cool head of a professional. Filled with passion and enthusiasm, firefighters protect and serve people on the line of firefighting, and their strength, intelligence and courage are fully captured and displayed. The Rescue Team is a tribute to all heroic firefighters in expressed in unadorned artistic vocabulary.