Lu Xu is an artist, drifter, and tree climber living in the U.S. and China

Dancing People


Dancing People

Steel, 5'x10'x4', 2013

Awarded with Northern State University’s Outdoor Sculpture Loan Program, Permanent Collection


One sheet of 8 gauge steel in shape of a standing person was cut in one continual line that followed the same shape but become slightly smaller each time it goes around. After three rounds, four people were formed. When one pulls them apart, they are four people who are intrinsically connected.


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