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November 9, 2020

The University of Michigan Museum of art is permanently installing a 25-foot-tall sculpture by Spanish artist Jaume Plensa of an elongated human head with hands covering both eyes, a monumental piece signifying deep reflection.

The sculpture, Behind the Walls, was acquired through a gift from J. Ira and Nicki Harris, long-time University supporters. Ira is a 1959 U-M alumnus; he received an honorary doctor of laws degree in 2012.

September 21, 2020

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