Device to Root Out Evil (Vancouver, Canada)
Location: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Date: first exhibited in the 1997
Architect (artist): Dennis Oppenheim
More info: It was too hot for New York City; too hot for Stanford University. But a controversial, imposing sculpture by renowned international artist Dennis Oppenheim finally found a public home in laid-back Vancouver.
A country church is seen balancing on it’s steeple, as if it had been lifted by a terrific force and brought to the site as a device or method of rooting out evil forces. Artist website: http://www.dennis-oppenheim.com/