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The Boat Project, an initiative for 2012's Cultural Olympiad, aims to construct a ship of stories and memories from wooden belongings supplied by the public. What will you be donating?

Dan Gould
  • 19 may 2011


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This article titled “I wood, would you?” was written by Jonathan Jones, for guardian.co.uk on Thursday 19th May 2011 11.58 UTC

Wood has two important qualities that make it ideal for The Boat Project, a public art initiative by Lone Twin for the 2012 Cultural Olympiad. First, it floats. And second, as wood ages it holds memories, keeping them warm in its living grain.

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