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<a href=http://tinyurl.com/8d2zyu target=_blank><u>The Guardian</u></a>, by Fred Fierstein - mImg_2555m
11-JAN-2009 Andrys Basten

The Guardian, by Fred Fierstein - mImg_2555m

Berkeley, California

A "Timelines" site has this interesting piece of art-history info:

"1986 Sculptor Fred Fierstein dumped a statue called "The Guardian" at the Berkeley Marina.
In a city vote, fans supported the statue and the term -"plop art"- was coined."
(San Francisco Chronicle, 1/15/98, p.A24)

See 'Previous' and 'Next' photos here for additional info I found on this unusual piece.


Canon PowerShot A710IS
1/400s f/4.0 at 22.8mm iso100 full exif

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