Glenn Adamson
Glenn Adamson is a curator and theorist who works across the fields of design, craft, and contemporary art.
Adamson, Glenn
Adamson, Glenn
United States of America
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Description: Scale
Big Clay #3 (2008–2011), an outdoor sculpture by the Swiss artist Urs Fischer (b. 1973), is a mighty impressive sight (fig. 1). Ten meters high and rendered in dull gray metal, it towers over its viewers. Yet it began as a gesture of remarkable slightness. The artist simply squeezed a lump of modeling clay in his hand, creating an impromptu maquette....
PublisherTerra Foundation for American Art