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Date: 26 Oct 2011 23:21:38
Title: Lanzarote's famous artist, Manrique

 
Lanzarote had a celebrated artist, Cesar Manrique.  As well as painting and sculpture, Manrique blended art and nature with architecture.  He lived in a house built around huge bubbles in the lava.  He shaped the lava bubbles into the rooms of his house, even managing to fit a swimming pool into one.
Why paint a picture when you just need to cut a hole in the wall?
Manrique was into found object art as well.
 

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