stick sculpture

New England News
12:30 pm
Wed July 4, 2012

Stick Sculpture Is Added To Springfield Museums

A sculpture made of tree saplings and sticks on the Quadrangle at the Springfield Museums

A large castle made of sticks has been built in Springfield Massachusetts.  It is not child’s play, but the work of world-renowned artist.   WAMC”s Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill reports.


            Over the course of three weeks in June, Patrick Dougherty, with the help of some 50 volunteers, twisted, pulled, tied and tangled several tractor trailor truck loads of  sticks….tree saplings actually…into a sculpture on the Quadrangle grounds of the Springfield Museums.

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