The Spence Collection
How art can change your life.

Towards a New Permanence

Created 1988 Acquired 1990

"1/2 life of elements, Enola Gay, Monument, text"

Artwork Story

Donated to Laguna Art Museum in 1999 as one of 109 works
Exhibited: LACE ca.'88 Group show cur. Jan Tumlier & Kevin Sullivan; Laguna Art Museum 1998-9 "Life Lessons: How Art Can Change Your Life"

Stuart Spence

One of the things this work tells us is that the things we rush to do can have lasting consequences. The effects of this aluminum-skinned plane will be with us long after the aluminum tip on the Washington Monument has decayed to nothing. This work keeps giving me new thoughts.


LACE ca.'88 Group show cur. Jan Tumlier & Kevin Sullivan


"Exh:Laguna Art Museum, 1998-9, 'Life Lessons; ...'"

About the Artist

Lee Kaplan


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