Twentynine Palms, California: Foreign Body

A giant woman impaled by a log sits atop a shipping container that sells veggie hot dogs. Possibly only on view until May 22, 2022.

83100 Amboy Rd, Twentynine Palms, CA
12 miles east of town, on the north side of Amboy Rd, across from The Palms restaurant.
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Foreign Body.

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The sculpture is located on Amboy Road, at the corner of Palm Road, across from The Palms restaurant.

[Monica, 04/27/2022]

Built by Paloma Varga Weisz; sits atop a shipping container that sells veggie hot dogs, which the artist said was a tribute to roadside eateries with giant statues. Weisz told The Art Newspaper that the log-impaled woman symbolizes "nature going through a human being" and that, "It's important that it's absolutely not clear what's going on."

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