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Sculptor:
DuBrow, Gale  Search this
Fabricator:
McNeilly, Tom  Search this
Medium:
Hand: bronze; Cube: aluminum; Base: concrete and aluminum with interior electrical light
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Temple Beth El 1118 West Glendale Avenue Courtyard Phoenix Arizona
Date:
Dedicated June 14, 1981
Notes:
Save Outdoor Sculpture, Arizona survey, 1993.
Summary:
A single right hand arises from a black aluminum cube, resting on a smaller aluminum cube base. One side of the cube has metal letters: "Thou shall Not Forget" and the equivalent Hebrew letters above them. Another side of the cube has the names of the 26 Jewish concentration camps painted in white letters on it arranged in a scattered, nonlinear manner. One side of the cube is blank, the other side has s-vertical openings running the height of the cube, through which an electric eternal flame can be seen.
Topic:
History--Europe--Holocaust  Search this
Allegory--Civic--Injustice  Search this
State of Being--Death--Execution  Search this
State of Being--Evil--Imprisonment  Search this
Control number:
IAS AZ000005
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_310833