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Van Hove’s bespoke engine: part homage, part reproach

HANOVER, N.H. —– Exactly what you’& rsquo; re taking a look at is a replica of a V12 Mercedes-Benz engine. Needless to say, it’& rsquo; s not a — devoted replica– however kinds of faith do, obscurely, enter it. Rather, it’& rsquo; s an extravagantly elaborate re-creation made from 53 products, amongst them middle atlas white cedar wood, mother-of-pearl, yellow copper, nickel-plated copper, forged iron, recycled aluminum, nickel silver, and cow bone. Fairly a great deal of cow bone. Ad The work takes some explaining, however prior to that, it rewards a lot of close looking. It is the brainchild of Eric van Hove, a globe-trotting artist, lobbyist, and author who was born in Algeria in 1975, matured in Cameroon, lives and works in Brussels and Marrakech, and was last seen increasing in a balloon over Mount Fuji. That tail end is but a rumor, however it’& rsquo; s no less possible than anything else van Hove has actually done. What’& rsquo; s more, he did study in Tokyo, and has a master & rsquo; s degree in standard Japanese calligraphy and a PhD from the Tokyo University of the Arts. This work, called “& ldquo; V12 Laraki, & rdquo; has a lot of calligraphy all — over it’– however it & rsquo; s not Japanese calligraphy, it’& rsquo; s Arabic. The piece is an important new acquisition by the Hood Museum of Art at Dartmouth College, and it’& rsquo; s the focal point of “& ldquo; Stock, & rdquo; a great show of recently acquired contemporary African art from the collection, installed by manager Ugochukwu-Smooth C. Nzewi. The work’& rsquo; s title refers to the Laraki Fulgura, an attractive high-end sports car designed by the renowned Moroccan designer Abdeslam Laraki. The Fulgura was first revealed in 2004 at the International Geneva Motor Fair, where much was made from the fact that all its parts were sourced in your area in Morocco. Just the high-performance engine, developed by Mercedes in Germany, was imported. Van Hove saw this inconsistency as an opportunity. He partnered with 43 traditional craftsmen from throughout Morocco, commissioning m.
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Syncro Subaru Engine Mount 4 cylinder Small Vehicle

Nice utilized Small Automobile Engine/muffler mount for any Subaru 4 cylinder motor, EJ22 or EJ25. Includes mounting bolts. Muffler brackets not included, however I …
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