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The Giant Rock Draws a Massive Crowd: Levitated Mass Exhibit Now Open at LACMA

Egyptians have their pyramids and now Angelenos have their rock. After more than 40 years, artist Michael Heizer’s lifelong dream is finally realized. Hundreds of Los Angeles residents and visitors gathered at the Los Angeles […]

CBS Los Angeles–07/09/2012

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‘Levitated Mass’ Exhibit At LACMA Draws Crowds

The “Levitated Mass” exhibit featuring a 340-ton granite boulder drew throngs of people to the Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) when it opened to the public Sunday.


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Artist Michael Heizer’s 340-Ton Boulder Arrives At LACMA

A 340-ton boulder rolled into the Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) Saturday completing an 11-night, 105-mile journey.


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340-Ton Boulder To Begin 105-Mile Journey To LACMA

At 340 tons, it’s one of the largest boulders to be moved since ancient times.