November 23rd, 2012

Jin Shei Cover from sgreer

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"Every sculpture reflects each institution’s ongoing act of ‘magic’: providing free public access to public treasures. A note accompanying the final work in the series revealed the identity of the artist as a woman, and a subsequent statement from the artist unassumingly explained her intentions for the project: a woman, who had been a girl, whose life would have been less rich had she been unable to wander freely into libraries, art galleries and museums. A woman who, now all grown, still wants access to these places and yes, wants them for her children…"

WOW.

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