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look closer

Describe what you see in this image. Does it remind you of anything?

Look at the top part of this sculpture. What do you notice?

What do you think this sculpture might be made of?

Think about the material that you’ve identified. Could it be a symbol for something? If so, what symbol? 

If you could touch this sculpture, what might it feel like?

David Hammons, Untitled, 1992  92.128a-u
David Hammons, Untitled, 1992. Copper, wire, hair, stone, fabric, and thread, height 60 in. (152.4 cm). Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; purchase with funds from the Mrs. Percy Uris Bequest and the Painting and Sculpture Committee  92.128a-u For Teachers