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Vermont Digger Captures UVM’s Bottle Sculpture Erected in Statehouse

Not just any Statehouse press conference, this one, covered by Vermont Digger, came with a ten-foot high statement, the arched eco-sculpture, “Inherently Unstable and Prone To Collapse,” made largely of empty plastic water bottles and designed by UVM art instructor Beth Haggart. The arch, originally displayed in the Davis Center, was inspired by the university’s water bottle ban. Read the story…