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Unnatural Science

An Exhibition Spring 2000-Spring 2001

by Laura Steward Heon

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  • 25 Currently reading

Published by Te Neues Publishing Company .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Permanent Collection Catalogs,
  • Individual Artist,
  • Art & Art Instruction,
  • Art,
  • Installation,
  • History - Modern,
  • Assemblage Art,
  • Collections, Catalogs, Exhibitions - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8560368M
    ISBN 10097007381X
    ISBN 109780970073815
    OCLC/WorldCa45447282

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