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Dennis Oppenheim
Device To Root Out Evil
1997
Galvanized steel, perforated metal, Venetian glass.

20 x 10 x 12 feet
Collection: The Denver Art Museum, Denver, Colorado - Photo: E. Smith

Denver Art Museum

Excerpt from Dennis Oppenheim Estate, New York:

A country church is seen balancing on its steeple, as if it had been lifted by a terrific force and brought to the site as a device or method of rooting out evil forces.

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Dennis Oppenheim, American, (1938-2011)
b. September 6, 1938, Electric City, WA
d. 2011


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