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Helix Spire / Erich Remash + Chris Thomas

Helix Spire / Erich Remash + Chris Thomas
© Erich Remash + Chris Thomas
© Erich Remash + Chris Thomas

Erich Remash and Chris Thomas shared their Helix Spire, a temporary 25 foot sculpture constructed from 196 2x4s and weighing 2000 lbs. The tower was designed to be easy to climb, bringing those up to a small space that can function as a small gathering place or a small observation platform. Rising into the sky, the tower’s geometry creates an interesting visual against the sky as it spirals upward. The Helix was constructed two times this year; once at LARC near Conway Washington for Critical Massive, and then in the heart of Nevada’s Black Rock Desert for Burning Man.

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© Erich Remash + Chris Thomas
© Erich Remash + Chris Thomas
© Erich Remash + Chris Thomas
© Erich Remash + Chris Thomas
© Erich Remash + Chris Thomas
© Erich Remash + Chris Thomas

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Karen Cilento
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Cite: Karen Cilento. "Helix Spire / Erich Remash + Chris Thomas" 02 Oct 2010. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/80231/helix-spire-erich-remash-chris-thomas/> ISSN 0719-8884
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