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Twentynine Palms, California: Foreign Body (Gone)

A giant woman impaled by a log sits atop a shipping container that sells veggie hot dogs. Removed in July 2022.

12 miles east of town, on the north side of Amboy Rd, across from The Palms restaurant.
Removed in July 2022.

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Foreign Body

No longer there.

[Gary Berkson, 09/29/2023]

Foreign Body.

Foreign Body

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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