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Q & A: Sculptor uses found objects to ‘choreograph’ his works

Sunday, September 2, 2012
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John Van Alstine created “Rings of Unity — Circles of Inclusion,” a sculpture with a large stone suspended in a circle of bronze, for the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing. From 1982 to 1996, his work could be found in the Hirshhorn Museum’s Sculpture Garden in Washington. And this fall, if you drive or walk along New Scotland Avenue, you’ll see two of his sculptures outside of the Opalka Gallery in Albany....

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