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"My art is place specific and people specific." George Wyllie


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A BIRD IS NOT A STONE

a bird

is

not

a stone

 

When George Wyllie created his Berlin Burd and took it to 'keek' over the Berlin Wall, the authorities feared civil unrest would ensue. His answer to them as that.... 'a bird is not a stone'. He later interpreted that thought in drawings, scul?tures and as poetry.

Berlin Burd


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