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1 I chose David Altmejd’s very famous work, Hand. It is one of his most famous Sculptures and one of the few he made in the beginning of his career. David Altmejd creates sculptures
2 that often blur the distinction between interior and exterior, surface and structure, representation and abstraction. This art by David Altmejd shows a hand gripping onto something. I found this specific piece of arts very unusual at first sight. At the very basic level, you could look at it in terms of it just being a hand. You could also interpret this as someone who is holding, not giving up or trying to stay somewhere. The message of this art is the tightness of the hand's grip gives us a clue at what the sculpture actually means. For Altmejd, the process of making is paramount—he is interested in how the act of constructing an object and the unconventional use of materials gives rise to meaning. The hand is the main focal point

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