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taryn simon and OMA's 'the pipes' to join MASS MoCA's long-term outdoor artworks

‘the pipes’ — a large scale sculpture created by artist taryn simon in collaboration with OMA‘s shohei shigematsu — is coming to the massachusetts museum of contemporary art (MASS MoCA) this spring. composed of 11 inverted concrete wells, the work was first on view at new york’s park avenue armory in 2016. titled ‘an occupation of loss’, it hosted 30 professional mourners from around the world, who turned the towering structures into an instrument for global mourning. this time around, ‘the pipes’ offers the public a space for reflection, impromptu performance, and stargazing. the work will join MASS MoCA’s long-term outdoor artworks from may 29, 2021.
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Taryn Simon and Shohei Shigematsu’s The Pipes are coming to MASS MoCA

The Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art (MASS MoCA) is still open for visitors (albeit with pandemic-appropriate precautions in place), and soon the museum will gain a new permanent large-scale outdoor installation. Today, the museum, based in the Berkshire County city of North Adams, announced that starting May 29, visitors will...
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