Molecule Man, 1978
Jonathan Borofsky (1941- )
Fine Art Ordinance Obligation of 501 S. Beverly Drive
This aluminum sculpture composed of two figures meeting in the center, not only refers to the lightness inside our own solid bodies, but also the figures joining in the center, refers to the molecules of all human beings coming together to create our existence. Borofsky says, "I am a student of the mind, how the mind works, why we hurt each other, why we help each other, why we do what we do."
Fun Fact: Borofsky has works in Canada, Germany, Switzerland, Japan, Korea, and the U.S.