The Free Press, Mankato, MN


March 14, 2013

Concepts of construction: MSU student's sculpture exhibit defies concrete interpretation



To further his mission of removing symbolism from his work, Abrahamson is selling his pieces for only the cost of materials. The idea is that even the pricetag attached to a piece of art will impact the viewer’s perception of the piece.

“My eventual goal is to create art without any symbolism that I can put into it,” he said. “There’s nothing wrong with trying to get a point across in your art. But, at a certain point, I realized I like the open-endedness of art.”

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