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What Would Catherine the Great Say?

Edward Goldman | Posted 09.11.2012 | Arts
Edward Goldman

Obviously the braces are necessary to prevent the rock from shifting in the case of an earthquake, but couldn't they have found another way to hold it up and make the engineering invisible? Isn't the whole point of Levitating Mass to create the illusion of a rock floating in space?

There Is Something Wrong With This Rock

2012-02-16-archdailyreal.jpg | Posted 07.19.2012 | Home

By Guy Horton click here for the original article on ArchDaily © LACMA The various feelings of enjoyment or of displeasure rest not so muc...

The Big Rock -- and the Very Small Room

Peter Clothier | Posted 08.28.2012 | Arts
Peter Clothier

You could hardly have lived in Southern California these past three months and not know something about this massive, 340-ton granite boulder and its journey from the quarry in Riverside County where the artist laid claim to it.

PHOTOS: Highly Anticipated 'Levitated Mass' Revealed

AP | Posted 06.25.2012 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES -- The rock was the star as the Los Angeles County Museum of Art pulled the covers off artist Michael Heizer's latest creation – a 3...

'A Rockin' Good Time'

AP | JOHN ROGERS | Posted 07.22.2012 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — A rockin' good time is planned next month when the Los Angeles County Museum of Art pulls the covers off artist Michael Heizer's l...

And They're Off!

AP | JOHN ROGERS | Posted 04.29.2012 | Los Angeles

By JOHN ROGERS, Associated Press LOS ANGELES — After months of preparation, a massive boulder has begun its 105-mile journey to the Los Angeles C...

PHOTOS: 340-Ton Rock Starting Its Journey To LACMA

AP | Posted 04.29.2012 | Los Angeles

By JOHN ROGERS, Associated Press LOS ANGELES -- A 340-ton rock has begun its 105-mile journey to the Los Angeles County Museum of Art. The massi...

WATCH: LACMA Rolls Up Its Sleeves & Prepares For Its Sisyphean Task

AP | JOHN ROGERS | Posted 12.02.2011 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — King Sisyphus, it turns out, had little on the folks at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art. In Greek mythology, Sisyphus was co...