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Loathed: Richard Serra’s Shift Endangered Again

This summer, VoCA set off to find a hidden sculpture by the great American sculptor Richard Serra, which was installed almost 40 years ago in a field near King City, outside of Toronto.  Read our earlier post about the piece HERE. Shift, in wintertime. Image: slowpainting.com Image: mcgill.ca Now, according to the Globe and Mail, “an important and controversial vote
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Sculpture in Nature: Richard Serra in King City, Ontario

Last weekend, VoCA went out to King City, just north of Toronto, to look for Shift, Richard Serra’s 1970-72 concrete sculpture that lies almost buried in a field. Richard Serra’s Shift, 1970-72. Image: Scott Barker After mapping it on Google Earth, and figuring out more or less what the closest road was, we parked our car, hopped the fence and
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