August 31, 2011

Holyoke Art.

Holyoke Home recently purchased two amazing pieces by local artists. I'm not sure how to hang one, but it makes me cry and I just know you will love it to pieces. So you'll have to wait to see that one. But the second piece doesn't require hanging; we just didn't know where to put it.

Remember the art show I went to at Open Square? Matt Johnson took down his show a few weeks ago and we were finally able to bring home Coils #2 (still need to come up with a better name for it than '#2'. Don't want folks to think we're talking about poo.)
I scratched my head like a monkey trying to figure out where to put this very (to the tenth power) heavy sculpture. I tilted my head to the side, like a dog when you say 'treat?' or 'outside?' Don't the coils kind of look like flames? Voila:
 Morgan approves. Which means everything to us.
Until we get the fireplace working, I think this is where #2 (not poo) lives.

12 comments:

  1. At first I was like, "Didn't you already buy this one..."

    PERFECT spot for it. Glad Morgan approves :) And I can't wait to see the other pieces!

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  2. I was wondering when we were going to see what you'd done with this.

    I could not think of a more perfect spot for it. Good job!
    - agata.

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  3. That looks great there. You could call it "Where there's smoke..."

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  4. Yes!! It's the perfect spot! I'm with Morgan...as always! :-)

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  5. That truly is the perfect spot. Well done. Love it.

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  6. I couldn't tell how big this sculpture was until I saw it in the fireplace..perfect spot! Looks so great! I hate to burst your bubble though, Morgan doesn't look like he really cares that much..or perhaps he's so excited he's in shock.

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  7. whoa! love this. you definitely found the best spot.

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  8. Looks like Morgan has a curly steel tail!

    I answered your questions from my last post in today's:

    http://betterwaitforit.blogspot.com/2011/08/your-questions-answered-mind-body.html

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  9. At least you know that Morgan could always go into business as an art critic :)

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  10. Morgan approves because Morgan has fabulous taste.

    I love this piece. LOVE it. And I think you found a great spot for it!

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