The LACMA display of Michael Heizer’s Levitated Mass is finally ready to begin the journey to the Miracle Mile museum. Transport of the 340-ton rock begins on Tuesday, February 28th . They’ll travel from 11p-5a for 11 nights in a row – arriving at LACMA early Saturday, March 10th.
For more information visit these related websites…
LACMA Blog – Levitated Mass: The Journey Begins
LACMA Website – Levitated Mass
Smithsonian Magazine – How to Build a 340-Ton Work of Art
VIDEO – Quarry workers discuss what they are up against in transporting this 340-ton boulder (below):
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