Dennis A. Amith

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The One about Louise Bourgeois’ Maman Sculpture in Roppongi Hills

In 1999, French-American artist Louise Bourgeois created Maman, a spider that was sculpted from bronze, stainless steel and marble (for the spider’s eggs).  And was created in part of her inaugural commission of The Unilever Series in 2000. Previously, Bourgeois created “Spider” in 1996 that are featured at the Denver Art Museum, the National Gallery of Art Sculpture Garden in Washington D.C. and the Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art in Kansas City. But this sculpture […]