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Art News + Notes
December 15, 2014
Art can be beautiful. Art can inspire. And sometimes art can be really weird. Science, history, and art collided when contemporary Italian artist Diemut Strebe (DIY-maht STREE-bee) created one of the strangest sculptures in history. Using today’s cutting-edge technology, she created a living model of the ear of one of history’s most famous artists, Vincent Van Gogh.