By Balancing Stones, Artist Finds Peace
It might seem like adhesive or wires were used in these sculptures, but the only glue holding Michael Grab's precarious objects together is gravity.
Inukshuk Style Lake Michigan Manitou Messenger Beach Stone Man Cairn Sculpture #14
This small "messenger in stone" Inukshuk or Inuksuk style cairn is made entirely from Lake Michigan beach stones. Inuksuit (plural) are used by the native peoples of the North American Arctic region. These “stone men” were built to aid in navigation, used as points of reference, mark fishing and hunting grounds and as places of veneration in a land void of natural features. Along with being a traditional cultural symbol of North American Arctic peoples, inuksuit have become a part of the…